Sighting for June 2, 2018

Steven Glynn

Bronze Copper colony and areas near Canton
Salem County, NJ

Excellent activity with most butterflies enjoying the blooming dogbane. Both male and female Bronze Coppers on parade.

[Our first bronze coppers of 2018! Good monitoring of these colonies, Steve. jc]

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White Common
  • Orange Sulphur Common
  • Bronze Copper 11
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 3
  • Variegated Fritillary 1
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • American Lady 2
  • Red Admiral 1
  • Monarch 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 2
  • Zabulon Skipper 2
  • Least Skipper 4
  • Peck's Skipper 8

Bronze Copper, male

Bronze Copper, female