Sighting for October 15, 2020

David L. Amadio

National Park Dredge spoil site
Gloucester County, NJ

Obs. made between 3:10 & 4:35 p.m. 75 & Sunny with S15-22 winds. Had low expectations with little nectar here, but found some nice patches of Frost Aster that proved to be productive. Several of the Buckeyes were of the "rosa" form. Both Fiery Skippers here were males.

  • Cabbage White 2
  • Clouded Sulphur 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 5
  • Variegated Fritillary 2
  • Pearl Crescent 3
  • Common Buckeye 7
  • Viceroy 1
  • Fiery Skipper 2
  • Peck's Skipper 1
  • Sachem 2

Viceroy

Variegated Fritillary

Fiery Skipper

Common Buckeye