Sighting for October 2, 2021

Robert C. Koch

Lumberton Leas on Creek Rd. Lumberton, NJ
Burlington County, NJ

The blue staining on the ETB came from a blue dye tag on a herbicide. Our meadow was sprayed today to eliminate some of the invasive vegetation. It did not seem to harm the ETB as it was quite active in its usual manner.

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 3
  • Cloudless Sulphur 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • Variegated Fritillary 1
  • Red-spotted Purple 1
  • Monarch 4
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Sachem 18

Black Swallowtail

Eastern Tailed-Blue