Sighting for September 6, 2020

David L. Amadio

Riverwinds River Trail & Community center
Gloucester County, NJ

Obs. made from 3:15-4:25, Sunny 83 & breezy. Comma numbers still strong, but have dropped off from what they were on 8/30. Sachem numbers rising. Watched several Eastern Commas & a couple of Red Admirals in the company of Spotted Lanternflies. Captured one image of "Good bug-Bad bugs"

  • Cabbage White 3
  • Clouded Sulphur 1
  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 11
  • Eastern Comma 16
  • Red Admiral 4
  • Common Buckeye 4
  • Red-spotted Purple 3
  • Viceroy 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Peck's Skipper 2
  • Sachem 40

"Good Bug" "Bad Bugs"

Red-spotted Purple