Sighting for July 23, 2020

Jack Miller

my yard Petersburg
Cape May County, NJ

I was surprised to see the fresh S. cloudywing as they are rare visitors to my property. Sulphur was white form. Broad-winged and sachem numbers, which are steadily decreasing, are estimates. 12 out of 17 species were singletons.

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 2
  • Sulphur sp. 1
  • American Copper 1
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • American Lady 1
  • Painted Lady 1
  • Common Buckeye 2
  • Monarch 2
  • Southern Cloudywing 1
  • Horace's Duskywing 1
  • Least Skipper 3
  • Sachem 25
  • Broad-winged Skipper 25