Sighting for June 20, 2020

Brian Johnson

Rt 83 powerline cut
Cape May County, NJ

Hoping for some Hairstreaks or a Mulberry wing this morning. The Inkberry was in full bloom but was not attracting any Butterflies. I did see a few Swarthy Skippers on the Colicroot. Probably the first time that I have seen a Butterfly feeding on it.

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 6
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 3
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 2
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Appalachian Brown 8
  • Little Wood-Satyr 2
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 2
  • Northern Cloudywing 1
  • Swarthy Skipper 7
  • Least Skipper 2
  • Crossline Skipper 3
  • Little Glassywing 2