Sighting for June 26, 2020

Steven Glynn

Buckshutem & Cedarville Road area
Cumberland County, NJ

My favorite patch is rocking with wonderful milkweed just bursting now.

The Coral Hairstreak colony is doing well and this was the most Monarchs I've seen yet thus far this year.

No European Skippers found today, so that colony's flight season has apparently ended.

  • Black Swallowtail 2
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 11
  • Cabbage White 6
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • American Copper 2
  • Coral Hairstreak 17
  • Gray Hairstreak 4
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 22
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 3
  • American Snout 1
  • Pearl Crescent 4
  • American Lady 2
  • Red Admiral 1
  • Common Buckeye 3
  • Little Wood-Satyr 8
  • Monarch 7
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 14
  • Southern Cloudywing 2
  • Zabulon Skipper 3
  • Swarthy Skipper 1
  • Least Skipper 6
  • Peck's Skipper 2
  • Little Glassywing 1
  • Dun Skipper 2

Coral Hairstreak

Monarch