Sighting for July 21, 2013

Barb Sendelbach

Bowman's Hill Wildflower Preserve
Bucks County, PA

We walked the road and trails on the outer grounds and around the pond from opening to noon. All of the Sleepy Orange were seen near the pond. 2 fresh, 2 worn. One female on and around host but not observed oviposting. Several nests of what seemed to be Balimore Checkerspot larva which were visible by binocular or camera lens seen on was probably some sickly looking turtlehead.

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
  • Spicebush Swallowtail
  • Cabbage White
  • Orange Sulphur
  • Sleepy Orange 4
  • Juniper Hairstreak 3
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue
  • Pearl Crescent
  • Red-spotted Purple
  • Monarch 3
  • Silver-spotted Skipper
  • Horace's Duskywing 1
  • Least Skipper
  • Peck's Skipper
  • Tawny-edged Skipper
  • Sachem

Sleepy Orange

Juniper Hairstreak