Sighting for July 12, 2018

David L. Amadio

PA SGL#57
Wyoming County, PA

It was all about Milkweed with Tiger Swallowtails everywhere. The Milbert’s Tortoiseshells were a nice surprise. spent considerable time here first in early afternoon, then again at about 4:45 p.m. Fritillaries were surprisingly scarce.

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail abundant
  • Canadian Tiger Swallowtail common
  • Clouded Sulphur 1
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Bog Copper 11
  • Coral Hairstreak 2
  • Striped Hairstreak 8
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 2
  • Great Spangled Fritillary 7
  • Aphrodite Fritillary 3
  • Atlantis Fritillary 1
  • Meadow Fritillary 2
  • Pearl Crescent 2
  • Eastern Comma 1
  • Milbert's Tortoiseshell 2
  • Red Admiral 1
  • Northern Pearly-eye 7
  • Eyed Brown 7
  • Monarch 11
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 3
  • European Skipper 2
  • Peck's Skipper 3
  • Long Dash 16
  • Northern Broken-Dash 1
  • Delaware Skipper 11
  • Mulberry Wing 2
  • Dion Skipper 9
  • Two-spotted Skipper 6
  • Dun Skipper 12

Milbert's Tortoiseshell

Aphrodite Fritillary

Atlantis Fritillary

Long Dash

Dion Skipper

Bog Copper

Striped Hairstreak

Two-spotted Skipper

Milbert's Tortoiseshell