Sighting for April 21, 2021

Beth Polvino

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

Sightings about 10 AM when still sunny with little wind' Runty American Lady laying eggs on pussytoes. Found a Spicebush Swallowtail chrysalis in the yard on a stone. That's, in addition, to 4 SS chrysalises in the garage and 3 Black Swallowtail chrysalises also in the garage. SS & BS from last fall. Carolina Mantis egg case found on the hackberry tree as I was looking at the new growth on the tree

  • Black Swallowtail 0
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 0
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • Spring Azure 1
  • Anglewing sp. 1
  • American Lady 1

Carolina mantid egg case

Spicebush Swallowtail chrysalis