Sighting for May 25, 2018

Rick Borchelt

Indian Springs WIldlife Management Area, Indian Springs Pond area.
Washington County, MD

Warm, sunny after several days of rain. In the field for about four hours in mid-afternoon. The crescents probably represent the cocyta-group with orange undersides to the antennal club although recorded here at P. tharos.

  • Zebra Swallowtail 1
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 6
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 3
  • Pearl Crescent common
  • Red-spotted Purple 6
  • Little Wood-Satyr common
  • Dreamy Duskywing 1
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 1

Pearl Crescent

Red-spotted Purple

Red-banded Hairstreak

Eastern Tailed-Blue

Pearl Crescent