Sighting for October 10, 2020

Beth Polvino

my yard NABA #1151 & Monarch Waystation #8318
Cape May County, NJ

Lots of Monarchs again coming over from the dunes. Est count about 12 noon. Monarch caterpillar seen early this AM. Another Monarch eclosed this AM. Long-tailed Skipper in back yard though different from yesterday as the tail on the left wasn't there and there is a 1/2 tail today.

  • Black Swallowtail 4
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 0
  • Cabbage White 2
  • Cloudless Sulphur 2
  • American Lady 3
  • Painted Lady 1
  • Common Buckeye 3
  • Monarch 40
  • Long-tailed Skipper 1
  • Brazilian Skipper 1
  • Ocola Skipper 1
  • Fiery Skipper 4
  • Sachem 20

Monarch

Long-tailed Skipper

Ocola Skipper