Sighting for July 4, 2021

Dolores Amesbury

My yard in CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

The butterflies in the garden today were the only fireworks I needed! The Broad-winged skippers were virtually everywhere and impossible to count.

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 7
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 2
  • Variegated Fritillary 1
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • American Lady 2
  • Common Wood-Nymph 1
  • Monarch 1
  • Cloudywing sp. 1
  • Horace's Duskywing 4
  • Rare Skipper 4
  • Salt Marsh Skipper 6
  • Aaron's Skipper 7
  • Sachem 2
  • Broad-winged Skipper 65

Variegated Fritillary

American Lady

Common Wood-Nymph