Sighting for May 2, 2013

Rick Borchelt

Green Ridge State Forest
Allegany County, MD

Sunny and cool, mid 60sF during the afternoon. Count includes a number of areas within the Forest boundary from a full day of exploration. Nectar sources included ragwort, phlox, violets, and dwarf cinquefoil.

  • Pipevine Swallowtail 2
  • Zebra Swallowtail 5
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 6
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 3
  • Cabbage White abundant
  • Olympia Marble 6
  • Falcate Orangetip common
  • Clouded Sulphur 2
  • Orange Sulphur common
  • Sleepy Orange 1
  • American Copper 3
  • Henry's Elfin 1
  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue abundant
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 2
  • Silvery Blue 7
  • Meadow Fritillary 3
  • Pearl Crescent 4
  • Question Mark 1
  • Mourning Cloak 1
  • American Lady 2
  • Northern Cloudywing 1
  • Dreamy Duskywing 4
  • Sleepy Duskywing 2
  • Juvenal's Duskywing abundant
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 2
  • Common Roadside-Skipper 1

Falcate Orangetip