Sighting for September 23, 2017

Chris Herz

Longwood Gardens, meadow garden only
Chester County, PA

88 degrees, sunny. New England asters, Thistles, and blue mist flowers the main nectar sources. Sachems on all the NE Asters.

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 17
  • Clouded Sulphur 3
  • Orange Sulphur 29
  • Cloudless Sulphur 3
  • Sleepy Orange 1
  • Variegated Fritillary 5
  • Great Spangled Fritillary 2
  • Pearl Crescent 8
  • Eastern Comma 1
  • American Lady 1
  • Painted Lady 14
  • Red Admiral 1
  • Common Buckeye 7
  • Monarch 19
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 2
  • Least Skipper 1
  • Fiery Skipper 2
  • Peck's Skipper 3
  • Sachem 137

Monarch

Peck's Skipper

Fiery Skipper

Fiery Skipper