Sighting for August 4, 2019

David L. Amadio

Wheelabrator Refuge, Westville
Gloucester County, NJ

Obs. from 2:30 till 4:15. Garden & fields quite dry having missed any recent T-storms. Most Swarthy Skippers that I have seen in several years.

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 3
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 6
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 2
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • American Snout 2
  • Pearl Crescent 2
  • Eastern Comma 1
  • American Lady 1
  • Red Admiral 2
  • Common Buckeye 24
  • Red-spotted Purple 8
  • Viceroy 5
  • Hackberry Emperor 1
  • Monarch 12
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 2
  • Horace's Duskywing 1
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 6
  • Swarthy Skipper 8
  • Least Skipper 2
  • Peck's Skipper 1
  • Tawny-edged Skipper 1
  • Crossline Skipper 2
  • Broad-winged Skipper 1

Viceroy

Swarthy Skipper