Sighting for September 4, 2021

Wijbren Huisman

Atkinson Memorial Park, Sewell
Gloucester County, NJ

A beautiful afternoon to be in the park. One stranger in the midst of Sachems and Peck’s Skipper.
Nice to see here some Hairstreaks.
No Whites and Sulphurs.

[This is the first white M reported from GLO in nearly two years – since Dave Amadio found one at Riverwinds on 10-12-19. Good find, WH! jc]

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1
  • White M Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 2
  • Pearl Crescent 5
  • Red-spotted Purple 1
  • Viceroy 1
  • Monarch 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Peck's Skipper 24
  • Sachem 35

White M Hairstreak

'Summer' Spring Azure