Sighting for August 17, 2017

Joanne Langabee

Lauritzen Gardens, Omaha, NE
Douglas County, NE

I was out from 10 - 1. it was a little windy, 15 mph, sunny and average temperature around 75. I saw around 45 skippers I could not identify because they flew off so fast.

  • Black Swallowtail 3
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Checkered White 139
  • Clouded Sulphur 1
  • Orange Sulphur 40
  • Cloudless Sulphur 5
  • Little Yellow 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 19
  • Variegated Fritillary 1
  • Great Spangled Fritillary 1
  • Pearl Crescent 8
  • Eastern Comma 1
  • Painted Lady 37
  • Common Buckeye 8
  • Hackberry Emperor 1
  • Monarch 5
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 38
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 32
  • Peck's Skipper 3
  • Tawny-edged Skipper 1
  • Sachem 4
  • Dun Skipper 3

Monarch

Variegated Fritillary

Variegated Fritillary

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail

Painted Lady

Variegated Fritillary

Monarch

Little Yellow