Sighting for August 8, 2017

Kathy Barylski

Antietam Nat'l Battlefield
Washington County, MD

11:30-4:30, with a lunch break. Temps rising from mid-70s to low 80s; cloudiness decreasing from p/m cloudy to m sunny.
Only covered a small portion of the park - most of West Woods, and Bloody Lane to Roulette Farm and the Nature Trail.

  • Pipevine Swallowtail 1
  • Zebra Swallowtail 1
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 25+
  • Clouded Sulphur 5-8
  • Orange Sulphur 40+
  • Cloudless Sulphur 1
  • American Copper 1
  • Juniper Hairstreak 1
  • Gray Hairstreak 5-8
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 40+
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 3
  • Variegated Fritillary 10
  • Meadow Fritillary 11
  • Silvery Checkerspot 15
  • Pearl Crescent 2
  • Eastern Comma 1
  • Painted Lady 11-13
  • Red Admiral 5
  • Common Buckeye 40+
  • Northern Pearly-eye 3
  • Monarch 9
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 40+
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 4-5
  • Common Checkered-Skipper 50+
  • Common Sootywing 12-15
  • Swarthy Skipper 7-8
  • Peck's Skipper 10
  • Tawny-edged Skipper 5-10
  • Crossline Skipper 5
  • Little Glassywing 5
  • Zabulon Skipper 26-30
  • Dun Skipper 6

Common Checkered-Skipper

Juniper Hairstreak

Meadow Fritillary

Northern Pearly-eye

Silvery Checkerspot

Swarthy Skipper

Variegated Fritillary

Wild Indigo Duskywing

Common Buckeye