Sighting for October 2, 2019

Steven Glynn

Dix WMA- Sleepy Orange Colony
Cumberland County, NJ

Did my first October check of the colony today. Very hot and humid, but active none-the-less.

Counts are from Dix WMA and along Schoolhouse Road for both colonies in existence now.

  • Cabbage White 3
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Cloudless Sulphur 39
  • Sleepy Orange 16
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1
  • Gray Hairstreak 8
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 7
  • Variegated Fritillary 1
  • Pearl Crescent 5
  • Painted Lady 2
  • Red Admiral 1
  • Common Buckeye 25
  • Monarch 4
  • Horace's Duskywing 1
  • Aaron's Skipper 3
  • Ocola Skipper 1
  • Least Skipper 3
  • Fiery Skipper 4
  • Sachem 14

Sleepy Orange