Sighting for August 7, 2019

Joanne Langabee

Lauritzen Garden
Douglas County, NE

The day started out with 100% cloud cover and we were seeing very few butterflies. About a hour into the survey the sun came out as did the butterflies. We were out for 3.5 hours on our weekly survey. First Cloudless Sulphur of the year

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 3
  • Cabbage White 91
  • Orange Sulphur 30
  • Cloudless Sulphur 4
  • Little Yellow 7
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 9
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 2
  • Variegated Fritillary 8
  • Pearl Crescent 17
  • Painted Lady 442
  • Red Admiral 1
  • Common Buckeye 6
  • Viceroy 1
  • Hackberry Emperor 7
  • Monarch 9
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 154
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 6
  • Fiery Skipper 13
  • Peck's Skipper 1
  • Tawny-edged Skipper 3
  • Sachem 10
  • Delaware Skipper 37

Red Admiral

Sachem

Wild Indigo Duskywing

Sachem

Painted Lady

Cloudless Sulphur

Little Yellow