Sighting for August 24, 2019

Jeffrey Rabkin

Snug Harbor
Richmond County, NY

Sunny, temps in the mid-70s, winds 6-8mph. Today’s sightings topped off by two Ruby-throated Hummingbirds competing for territory, using their long bills like swords in a mid-air duel.

  • Cloudless Sulphur 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 2
  • Pearl Crescent 2
  • Question Mark 1
  • Painted Lady 2
  • Red Admiral 1
  • Common Buckeye 11
  • Red-spotted Purple 1
  • Monarch 7
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 2
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 4
  • Common Checkered-Skipper 1
  • Common Sootywing 2
  • Least Skipper 2
  • Sachem 13
  • Zabulon Skipper 4
  • Broad-winged Skipper 1

Red-spotted Purple

Broad-winged Skipper

Common Checkered-Skipper

Common Buckeye

Wild Indigo Duskywing

Painted Lady

Zabulon Skipper

Zabulon Skipper

Question Mark

Sachem

Sachem

Monarch

Eastern Tailed-Blue

Eastern Tailed-Blue

Cloudless Sulphur

Red-spotted Purple