Sighting for July 4, 2019

Brian Johnson

Tuckahoe WMA
Cape May County, NJ

The best spot was the South end of the middle impoundment. Lots of knapweed blooming. Thought I was going to miss Rare Skipper until I saw two clumps of Swamp Milkweed at the far north end.

[Our third fiery in three days. Be on the lookout, everyone! jc]

  • Black Swallowtail 6
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 5
  • Orange Sulphur 2
  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • Variegated Fritillary 9
  • Pearl Crescent 13
  • American Lady 2
  • Common Buckeye 3
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Horace's Duskywing 3
  • Rare Skipper 5
  • Salt Marsh Skipper 3
  • Fiery Skipper 1
  • Sachem 3
  • Broad-winged Skipper 9

Fiery Skipper