Sighting for August 11, 2017

Denis C. Quinn

Eastern Neck NWR Butterfly garden mostly
Kent County, MD

Late season, nectar sources fading, however this is a great place to see butterflies, especially southern migrants.Commas and Question Marks were on Boardwalk Island on Woodpecker workings.

  • Zebra Swallowtail 14
  • Black Swallowtail 2
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 7
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 8
  • Cabbage White 4
  • Clouded Sulphur 2
  • Cloudless Sulphur 11
  • Gray Hairstreak 5
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 3
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • Variegated Fritillary 1
  • Great Spangled Fritillary 2
  • Pearl Crescent 5
  • Question Mark 4
  • Eastern Comma 3
  • American Lady 1
  • Painted Lady 5
  • Red Admiral 12
  • Common Buckeye 21
  • Red-spotted Purple 1
  • Viceroy 2
  • Monarch 9
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 35
  • Fiery Skipper 8
  • Crossline Skipper 1
  • Little Glassywing 3
  • Delaware Skipper 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 5
  • Broad-winged Skipper 2
  • Dun Skipper 1

Zabulon Skipper

Fiery Skipper

Zebra Swallowtail

Little Glassywing

Dun Skipper

Crossline Skipper

Cloudless Sulphur

Broad-winged Skipper