Sighting for July 26, 2020

Pat & Clay Sutton

Sutton GDN in Goshen
Cape May County, NJ

Found a good-sized Tawny-emperor Caterpillar in a partially webbed shut Georgia Hackberry leaf. Have others noticed big numbers of Wheel Bug nymphs and now some adult Wheel Bugs too concentrated in their pollinator gardens?

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 3
  • Cabbage White 3
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 16
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 2
  • American Snout 1
  • Red-spotted Purple 2
  • Tawny Emperor 0
  • Monarch 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 3
  • Sachem 2
  • Broad-winged Skipper 10
  • Dun Skipper 1

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