Sighting for August 30, 2019

David L. Amadio

Backyard butterfly garden, West Deptford
Gloucester County, NJ

It was a Red-spotted Purple kind of day. Had at least 5 and most were fresh. Both emperors today as well. Monarch cat count at 7 today.

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 2
  • American Snout 1
  • American Lady 1
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Red-spotted Purple 5
  • Hackberry Emperor 1
  • Tawny Emperor 1
  • Monarch 0
  • Zabulon Skipper 2
  • Peck's Skipper 1
  • Sachem 5

Tawny Emperor

Red-spotted Purples