Sighting for September 21, 2017

Denis C. Quinn

1 mile west of US route 1, on Mason/Dixon--MD/PA-19362
Chester County, PA

Sunny eighties and now many butterflies are quite worn with numbers shrinking steadily here. Goldenrod, White Snakeroot now in bloom

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 14
  • Clouded Sulphur 3
  • Orange Sulphur 2
  • Variegated Fritillary 1
  • Pearl Crescent 2
  • Painted Lady 2
  • Common Buckeye 3
  • Monarch 4
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 2
  • Common Checkered-Skipper 1
  • Least Skipper 6
  • Fiery Skipper 3
  • Peck's Skipper 26
  • Sachem 30

Variegated Fritillary

Least Skipper

Fiery Skipper