Sighting for May 2, 2019

David L. Amadio

Belleplain State Forest
Cape May County, NJ

Clouds & Fog gave way to part sun after 10:15 a.m. Temps. 74-80 degrees between 10 & 12. A fresh male Spicebush Swallowtail flew along the powerline. Likely a few more Horace's DW, but only two confirmed.

[Only our second Horace's for 2019 and the first photographed. Good shooting, Dave! jc]

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Brown Elfin 5
  • Azure, sp. 4
  • Holly Azure 6
  • American Lady 3
  • Duskywing sp. 15
  • Juvenal's Duskywing 43
  • Horace's Duskywing 2

Juvenal's Duskywing (female)

Horace's Duskywing (male)