Sighting for September 4, 2017

Denis C. Quinn

1 mile west of US route 1, Nottingham, PA 19362
Chester County, PA

Nectar sources dwindling, with Verbena Bonariensis, Butterfly Bushes, Zinnia, N.Y. Ironweed and a few other minor flowers in bloom. Most fall flowers have not appeared as of now.

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 4
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 9
  • Clouded Sulphur 3
  • Orange Sulphur 2
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 2
  • Great Spangled Fritillary 6
  • Pearl Crescent 2
  • Painted Lady 4
  • Red Admiral 1
  • Common Buckeye 2
  • Red-spotted Purple 2
  • Monarch 5
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 14
  • Horace's Duskywing 1
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 1
  • Common Checkered-Skipper 1
  • Common Sootywing 1
  • Least Skipper 11
  • Peck's Skipper 5
  • Sachem 35
  • Zabulon Skipper 5

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail

Horace's Duskywing

Painted Lady

Peck's Skipper