Sighting for July 3, 2020

Dolores Amesbury

My yard in CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

Monarchs were mating. Black Swallowtail ovipositing on fennel.

[This is a lovely yard list for a slow start to the summer. -jm]

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 2
  • Cabbage White 4
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 4
  • American Lady 2
  • Painted Lady 1
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Little Wood-Satyr 1
  • Monarch 2
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 2
  • Horace's Duskywing 2
  • Common Sootywing 1
  • Aaron's Skipper 12
  • Salt Marsh Skipper 15
  • Rare Skipper 1
  • Broad-winged Skipper 30

Rare Skipper