Sighting for September 11, 2021

Tom Bailey

Elsinboro Township
Salem County, NJ

2:45 to 3:30 pm. Quick stop at Salem River WMA off of Country Club Rd. This section of the WMA is a former golf course. Monarch count conservative. All were nectaring on thoroughwort.

[Good list in just 45 minutes, including our first report of white M in SAL in more than two years. Last found there by Dave Amadio at Alloway Municipal Garden 7/13/19. jc]

  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Cloudless Sulphur 1
  • White M Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • Variegated Fritillary 2
  • Pearl Crescent 2
  • American Lady 2
  • Red Admiral 2
  • Common Buckeye 4
  • Red-spotted Purple 1
  • Monarch 90
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 3
  • Peck's Skipper 2
  • Sachem 42