Sighting for June 18, 2020

Pat & Clay Sutton

Kimbles Beach Road
Cape May County, NJ

Huge Virginia Sweetspire (Itea virginica) in full bloom next to the Cape May NWR Headquarters and full of pollinators.

[Wow, a great list Pat! Besides our FOY salt marsh sk, you also have the log's FOY broad-wing sk's and FOY banded hairstreak. The 10 juniper hairstreaks are a lovely addition to any list. -jm]

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Banded Hairstreak 1
  • Juniper Hairstreak 10
  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • American Lady 6
  • Little Wood-Satyr 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 2
  • Salt Marsh Skipper 2
  • Aaron's Skipper 10
  • Broad-winged Skipper 5

Juniper Hairstreak

Salt Marsh Skipper

Banded Hairstreak