Sighting for May 8, 2019

Lori M. Carlson

Eno River State Park
Orange County, NC

Sunny skies with temperatures in the low 80s. The Little Yellow is the first sighting of one in the park, and the earliest recorded one for Orange County according to the Butterflies of North Carolina database/website.

  • Pipevine Swallowtail 5
  • Zebra Swallowtail 1
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 26
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cloudless Sulphur 1
  • Little Yellow 1
  • Juniper Hairstreak 3
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 2
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 7
  • American Snout 10
  • Great Spangled Fritillary 1
  • Pearl Crescent 14
  • Question Mark 2
  • American Lady 14
  • Common Buckeye 10
  • Hackberry Emperor 1
  • Gemmed Satyr 1
  • Carolina Satyr 30
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Northern Cloudywing 5
  • Clouded Skipper 4
  • Sachem 2
  • Zabulon Skipper 10

Juniper Hairstreak

Little Yellow

Zabulon Skipper

Great Spangled Fritillary

Northern Cloudywing

Gemmed Satyr

Zabulon Skipper

Clouded Skipper

American Snout

Question Mark