Sighting for August 7, 2019

Harry Zirlin

Deer Isle
Hancock County, ME

Many communal webs with Harris’s Checkerspot caterpillars. Weather was not ideal for butterflying with clouds, wind and only intermittent periods of sun.

  • Clouded Sulphur 6
  • Striped Hairstreak 2
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 10+
  • Atlantis Fritillary 3
  • Silver-bordered Fritillary 7
  • Pearl Crescent 7
  • American Lady 8
  • Painted Lady 10
  • Red Admiral 2
  • Northern Pearly-eye 1
  • Eyed Brown 4
  • Common Wood-Nymph 3
  • Monarch 7
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 40+
  • Least Skipper 2
  • Common Branded Skipper 1
  • Dun Skipper 20+

Atlantis Fritillary