Sighting for July 10, 2021

David L. Amadio

Marilyn Patterson's garden in Alloway
Salem County, NJ

As usual a lovely well tended garden with great butterflies, birds, flowers, and her little dog is a cutie as well. One of two Easter Tigers was a dark form female. A Cloudless Sulphur made a brief appearance racing through the garden. Obs. made from 3:15 to 4:15

[Our 3rd report of cloudless this year and the first from SAL. jc]

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Cabbage White 4
  • Cloudless Sulphur 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • Variegated Fritillary 3
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • American Lady 2
  • Monarch 4
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 5
  • Horace's Duskywing 4
  • Least Skipper 1
  • Peck's Skipper 1
  • Northern Broken-Dash 1
  • Little Glassywing 3
  • Sachem c
  • Broad-winged Skipper 2
  • Dun Skipper 1