Sighting for September 11, 2021

Tom Bailey

Mad Horse Creek WMA
Salem County, NJ

Disjunct section of the WMA on the west side of Alloway Creek Neck Rd near Pancoast Rd, Lower Alloways Creek Township. 12 to 12:30 pm. Sunny, breezy. Photo of cooperative Sleepy Orange.

[This is our first report of sleepy orange in SAL this year. We now have reports for the apparently increasing species for half our counties – SAL, CUM, GLO, and CMY – in 2021. jc]

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Orange Sulphur 2
  • Cloudless Sulphur 1
  • Sleepy Orange 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • Variegated Fritillary 5
  • Pearl Crescent 8
  • Red Admiral 1
  • Common Buckeye 3
  • Viceroy 1
  • Monarch 6
  • Sachem 2

sleepy orange