Sighting for October 11, 2018

Beth Polvino

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

Nice day in the yard, sun and clouds mixed temps in the 70's. Black Swallowtail, Monarch & Brazilian Skipper cats continue with chrysalis of each species plus Spicebush Swallowtail and Question Mark Chrysalis. Today, was the first day I have not seen a Brazilian Skipper flying in the yard for 8 weeks. Red-spotted Purple nectaring daily on rotting fruit.

  • Black Swallowtail 3
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 0
  • Cabbage White 4
  • Cloudless Sulphur 2
  • Gray Hairstreak 3
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • Variegated Fritillary 1
  • Question Mark 2
  • American Lady 1
  • Red Admiral 1
  • Common Buckeye 12
  • Red-spotted Purple 1
  • Monarch 14
  • Brazilian Skipper 0
  • Ocola Skipper 4
  • Fiery Skipper 7
  • Sachem 14