Sighting for July 15, 2019

Beth Polvino

my yard NABA #1151 & Monarch Waystation #8318
Cape May County, NJ

More fresh Red Admirals again. Best number ever of American Snouts in the yard. Egg-laying on Hackberry tree. I am seeing 1-2 AS daily whereas last year I saw many less and never every day. Dog fight between 2 Horace’s Duskywings. Stopped counting Sachems at 30. Many Cloudless Sulphur caterpillars on the Partridge Pea.

  • Black Swallowtail 3
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 6
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Cloudless Sulphur 2
  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 2
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 2
  • American Snout 4
  • Variegated Fritillary 2
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • American Lady 5
  • Red Admiral 11
  • Common Buckeye 8
  • Monarch 4
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Horace's Duskywing 2
  • Common Sootywing 1
  • Least Skipper 1
  • Sachem 30
  • Broad-winged Skipper 2

American Snout

Horace's Duskywing

Cloudless Sulphur