Sighting for May 11, 2018

David L. Amadio

Oswego River Preserve
Burlington County, NJ

Mid day observations made here 12:25 till 2 p.m. 70% cloud cover with 10-12 WNW wind. All Hessel's Hairstreaks observed today nectared on Sand Myrtle. Two Hessel's suspects lifted from a Highbush Blueberry bush.

  • Hessel's Hairstreak 3
  • Elfin sp. 2
  • Brown Elfin 4
  • Eastern Pine Elfin 1
  • Azure, sp. 3
  • Holly Azure 12
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • Duskywing sp. 3
  • Sleepy Duskywing 1
  • Juvenal's Duskywing 3

Hessel's Hairstreak

Hessel's Hairstreak

Brown Elfin