Sighting for August 7, 2016

Steven Glynn

Dix WMA- Middle Marsh Lane access
Cumberland County, NJ

Strong brood of Hayhurst's Scallopwing's continues. Cloudless Sulphurs all fresh and active.

[This is our first 2016 photo of the always-hard-to-capture cloudless sulphur. Also, this is our first report – of only three reports this year – of multiple individuals. Good job, Steve and get ready, everyone, here they come! jc]

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 3
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 3
  • Cabbage White Common
  • Orange Sulphur 4
  • Cloudless Sulphur 7
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 7
  • Gray Hairstreak 6
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 3
  • Variegated Fritillary 4
  • Pearl Crescent Common
  • American Lady 2
  • Common Buckeye 4
  • Monarch 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Hayhurst's Scallopwing 16
  • Horace's Duskywing 1
  • Salt Marsh Skipper 2
  • Zabulon Skipper 9
  • Aaron's Skipper 1
  • Least Skipper 2
  • Northern Broken-Dash 1
  • Little Glassywing 1
  • Sachem 1
  • Delaware Skipper 3
  • Broad-winged Skipper 11

Common Buckeyes

Cloudless Sulphur