Sighting for October 1, 2018

Beth Polvino

my yard NABA #1151 & Monarch Waystation #8318
Cape May County, NJ

A Long-tailed skipper continued along with Brazilian Skippers, all cats and chrysalis continue. Monarch and Common Buckeyes increasing daily with peak in afternoon. A wonderful, warm and sunny day with visitors from England (on a birding tour) visiting the gardens.

  • Black Swallowtail 7
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 3
  • Cloudless Sulphur 1
  • Gray Hairstreak 2
  • Question Mark 2
  • American Lady 1
  • Common Buckeye 38
  • Monarch 43
  • Long-tailed Skipper 1
  • Brazilian Skipper 2
  • Ocola Skipper 5
  • Fiery Skipper 9
  • Sachem 18

Long-tailed Skipper