Sighting for August 11, 2019

David L. Amadio

Wheelabrator Refuge, Westville
Gloucester County, NJ

Obs. made between 2:50 & 3:20. Only covered the garden & adjacent field. Nice to see a Monarch enjoying the Tithonia plant. Swarthy is dwarfed by the huge passion vine flowers.

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Cloudless Sulphur 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 4
  • Pearl Crescent 3
  • Common Buckeye 8
  • Red-spotted Purple 1
  • Viceroy 1
  • Monarch 4
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 4
  • Zabulon Skipper 2
  • Swarthy Skipper 8
  • Peck's Skipper 2
  • Crossline Skipper 3
  • Sachem 1

Monarch

Swarthy Skipper