Sighting for August 18, 2019

Denis C. Quinn

1 mile west of US route 1 on Mason-Dixon MD/PA line.
Chester County, PA

Today there were many Buckeyes and Pearl Crescents in Smartweed. Hot sunny near 90°

  • Zebra Swallowtail 1
  • Black Swallowtail 2
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 14
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 3
  • Cabbage White 16
  • Clouded Sulphur 15
  • Orange Sulphur 6
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • Variegated Fritillary 1
  • Great Spangled Fritillary 4
  • Pearl Crescent 21
  • Painted Lady 8
  • Red Admiral 1
  • Common Buckeye 27
  • Red-spotted Purple 5
  • Monarch 5
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 19
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 2
  • Common Sootywing 1
  • Least Skipper 5
  • Peck's Skipper 14
  • Sachem 6
  • Zabulon Skipper 16

Common Buckeye

Pearl Crescent

Zabulon Skipper

Clouded Sulphur