Sighting for August 7, 2016

David L. Amadio

Wheelabrator Refuge, Westville
Gloucester County, NJ

Common Checkered Skipper uncommon here. All but one Red Admiral were found along the powerline cut. Limited amounts of Sweet pepperbush entertained only a pair of Zabs & one Broad-winged Skipper. Viceroy was MIA today.

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 4
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 6
  • Cabbage White 2
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 7
  • Pearl Crescent 2
  • Eastern Comma 1
  • Red Admiral 8
  • Red-spotted Purple 3
  • Hackberry Emperor 1
  • Common Wood-Nymph 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Common Checkered-Skipper 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 11
  • Swarthy Skipper 2
  • Peck's Skipper 2
  • Broad-winged Skipper 1

Common Checkered-Skipper

Swarthy Skipper