Sighting for September 14, 2017

David L. Amadio

Great Dismal Swamp NWR, Jericho ditch
Suffolk city, VA

Again much of the roadside along the ditch has recently been mowed.Past the parking area and trailhead the edges have been mowed as well leaving little nectar.

  • Palamedes Swallowtail 6
  • Cloudless Sulphur 9
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 3
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • Pearl Crescent 12
  • Common Buckeye 2
  • Red-spotted Purple 4
  • Southern Pearly-eye 5
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Least Skipper 3
  • Fiery Skipper 2
  • Dun Skipper 1
  • Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper 7

Southern Pearly-eye