Sighting for September 8, 2021

Jack Miller

my yard Petersburg
Cape May County, NJ

After living with southern butterflies for a week in SC, I almost didn't make note of "another ocola."

[Glad you did. That's only our second report of the species in CMY in 2021 and only the fourth overall in SJ for the year. Good find. jc]

  • Black Swallowtail 3
  • Cabbage White 2
  • Cloudless Sulphur 1
  • American Copper 1
  • Gray Hairstreak 2
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • Pearl Crescent 3
  • Common Buckeye 7
  • Red-spotted Purple 2
  • Monarch 4
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Ocola Skipper 1
  • Least Skipper 2
  • Tawny-edged Skipper 1
  • Sachem 45