Sighting for September 7, 2021

Kathy Horn

Higbee Beach WMA
Cape May County, NJ

Three White M hairstreaks again at Higbee, and again resting on sumac and sassafras in the early morning sun but not anywhere in sight 30 minutes later.

[Kathy has asked for help with the ID of her faded anglewing. Is it a worn q-mark with misshapen "punctuation mark"? Or something else? jc]

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 1
  • Cloudless Sulphur 7
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1
  • White M Hairstreak 3
  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 2
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 6
  • Anglewing sp. 1
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • Question Mark 1
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Red-spotted Purple 3
  • Monarch 4

Question Mark?

White M Hairstreak