Sighting for June 4, 2017

Steven Glynn

Nabb Road field near Millville
Cumberland County, NJ

Though this is a private growing field, with many deep, dangerous holes from plant removal, that I’ve had permission to carefully walk and monitor a colony of Checkered Whites for the past five years here.

The sighting of a female Checkered White today marks the earliest emergence for the site.

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 4
  • Checkered White 1
  • Cabbage White 22
  • Clouded Sulphur 2
  • Orange Sulphur 29
  • American Copper 3
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 4
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Least Skipper 3
  • European Skipper 9

Checkered White

American Copper