Sighting for May 21, 2018

Steve Walter, Steve Rosenthal

Pine Meadow County Park (and tick farm), Eastport/Manorville
Suffolk County, NY

Juniper Hairstreaks were seen ‘dueling’ at the top of most large juniper trees

Target species (Frosted Elfin) is a species of special concern in New York.

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 1
  • American Copper 4
  • Frosted Elfin 9
  • Eastern Pine Elfin 1
  • Juniper Hairstreak 12
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 11
  • Spring Azure 14
  • American Lady 6
  • Northern Cloudywing 1
  • Juvenal's Duskywing 6
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 4