Sighting for September 9, 2022

Jeanine Apgar

Home yard, Galloway Township
Atlantic County, NJ

Sightings from morning 10-12 pm, afternoon 3-4:30 pm. 11 Black Swallowtail cats on garden carrots, but I never saw the butterfly. First Buckeye and Ocola in the yard this season.

[Two ocola reports today – this one the first this year from ATL. That gives us four for 2022 – one each from ATL, CMY, BUR, and GLO. jc]

  • Black Swallowtail 0
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 14
  • White M Hairstreak 1
  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • Pearl Crescent 13
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Monarch 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 2
  • Zabulon Skipper 4
  • Ocola Skipper 1
  • Sachem 2
  • Dun Skipper 1

Zabulon Skipper

Ocola

Gray Hairstreak

White M Hairstreak