Sighting for October 6, 2018

Mark Adams

Jones Mill, Clark, & Shifletts Mill roads
Albemarle County, VA

11:00 – 15:30 EDT. Cloudy (despite a better forecast), 73-80 deg F, wind 0-5 mph. 18 species, including a fine showing of Monarchs.

  • Cabbage White 10
  • Clouded Sulphur 25
  • Orange Sulphur 8
  • Sleepy Orange 4
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 3
  • Variegated Fritillary 3
  • Great Spangled Fritillary 1
  • Meadow Fritillary 1
  • Pearl Crescent 17
  • Question Mark 1
  • Eastern Comma 2
  • Painted Lady 1
  • Common Buckeye 12
  • Monarch 45
  • Common Checkered-Skipper 25
  • Clouded Skipper 5
  • Sachem 13
  • Ocola Skipper 10

Monarch

Ocola Skipper

Painted Lady

Pearl Crescent

Question Mark

Variegated Fritillary

Sachem

Meadow Fritillary

Great Spangled Fritillary

Eastern Tailed-Blue

Eastern Comma

Common Checkered-Skipper

Common Buckeye

Clouded Skipper