Sighting for September 1, 2019

David L. Amadio

Backyard butterfly garden, West Deptford
Gloucester County, NJ

A new Black Swallowtail cat discovered on recently purchased parsley plant. Possibly purchased with egg already attached. Also found a Monarch on Asclepias Tuberosa, the first one this year on this milkweed sp. Most this year have been using Common Milkweed with a few on Tropical.

  • Black Swallowtail 0
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 2
  • Cabbage White 2
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • Red Admiral 1
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Tawny Emperor 2
  • Monarch 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Peck's Skipper 2
  • Sachem 4
  • Broad-winged Skipper 1