Sighting for June 12, 2019

Bart Jones

Decatur County NABA Count Circle
Decatur County, TN

Results of NABA count. One of 4 unknown grass skippers looked to be a Byssus Skipper. I got very nice looks at it through binoculars, but was unable to get a photo. Unfortunate as this would have been a state record I believe.

  • Pipevine Swallowtail 23
  • Zebra Swallowtail 1
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 10
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 9
  • Orange Sulphur 3
  • Cloudless Sulphur 10
  • Sleepy Orange 16
  • Harvester 1
  • Coral Hairstreak 2
  • Juniper Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 32
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • American Snout 3
  • Variegated Fritillary 3
  • Great Spangled Fritillary 10
  • Pearl Crescent 91
  • Question Mark 2
  • American Lady 3
  • Painted Lady 13
  • Red Admiral 3
  • Common Buckeye 13
  • Red-spotted Purple 2
  • Goatweed Leafwing 1
  • Hackberry Emperor 3
  • Appalachian Brown 22
  • Carolina Satyr 2
  • Little Wood-Satyr 2
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 34
  • Hoary Edge 1
  • Northern Cloudywing 1
  • Common Checkered-Skipper 2
  • Swarthy Skipper 1
  • Clouded Skipper 4
  • Fiery Skipper 2
  • Tawny-edged Skipper 4
  • Southern Broken-Dash 1
  • Northern Broken-Dash 5
  • Little Glassywing 6
  • Dun Skipper 4

Harvester

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail