Sighting for July 19, 2019

Beth Polvino

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

Excited to find a new yard butterfly species #52 American Copper. 8 species of caterpillars in the yard right now so bringing in children going to the beach to teach about them (with their parents permission). Maybe spark an interest for the future.

  • Black Swallowtail 5
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 10
  • Clouded Sulphur 1
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Cloudless Sulphur 2
  • American Copper 1
  • Gray Hairstreak 2
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 2
  • American Snout 2
  • Variegated Fritillary 3
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • Question Mark 1
  • American Lady 5
  • Painted Lady 1
  • Red Admiral 8
  • Common Buckeye 7
  • Monarch 7
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Horace's Duskywing 1
  • Common Sootywing 1
  • Northern Broken-Dash 1
  • Sachem 17
  • Broad-winged Skipper 1