Sighting for October 5, 2019

Denis C. Quinn

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

Very surprised to see an E. Tiger Swallowtail today and a fresh Red Admiral sipped and flew off quickly. 2nd day without any Monarch butterfly sightings. Verbena todays choice again.

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 12
  • Clouded Sulphur 2
  • Orange Sulphur 3
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • Variegated Fritillary 3
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • American Lady 1
  • Painted Lady 2
  • Red Admiral 1
  • Common Buckeye 3
  • Monarch 0
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 3
  • Common Checkered-Skipper 4
  • Least Skipper 1
  • Fiery Skipper 14
  • Peck's Skipper 4
  • Sachem 4
  • Ocola Skipper 2

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail

Fiery Skipper

Ocola Skipper

Painted Lady

Peck's Skipper

Sachem

Silver-spotted Skipper

Variegated Fritillary

Common Checkered-Skipper