Sighting for August 17, 2017

Judy Molnar

Virginia Living Museum AKA Monarch Waystation #299
Newport News city, VA

Sightings incidental to volunteering at VLM from 8:15 to about 11 am. Female monarch nectared on Virgin’s Bower on a trellis next to Holt Conservatory @9:30 for a long time. Duskywing nectared on Rudbeckia. ETSwtl at Goodson House, SSS in Children’s Learning Garden area on basking on Ironweed.

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Cloudless Sulphur 1
  • Monarch 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Horace's Duskywing 1