Sighting for June 15, 2022

Dolores Amesbury

My yard in CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

After a slowish start to June, the butterflies really popped today with diversity and numbers.

[Whew! That's impressive diversity – especially for a single yard. Good butterfly gardening, DA! jc]

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 2
  • Cabbage White 2
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 2
  • American Lady 1
  • Red-spotted Purple 1
  • Monarch 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Southern Cloudywing 1
  • Salt Marsh Skipper 3
  • Zabulon Skipper 1
  • Aaron's Skipper 2
  • Sachem 1
  • Broad-winged Skipper 2
  • Dun Skipper 2

Red-spotted Purple

Aaron's Skipper