Sighting for May 31, 2019

Dolores Amesbury

My yard in CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

Snout spent the afternoon feeding on blossoms of boxwood hedge. Monarch ovipositing on milkweed.
Finally got good looks and photo of Delaware skipper.

[Dolores originally photo'd this or another Delaware skipper on 5/29, a new record early date for our log. See her report below. Dave Amadio has confirmed her original call on that date. jc]

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 2
  • Cabbage White 3
  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 2
  • American Snout 1
  • Question Mark 2
  • American Lady 3
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Red-spotted Purple 1
  • Little Wood-Satyr 1
  • Monarch 1
  • Aaron's Skipper 6
  • Delaware Skipper 2
  • Dun Skipper 1

Little Wood-Satyr

American Snout

Delaware Skipper