Sighting for June 24, 2020

David L. Amadio

Eastern Neck NWR
Kent County, MD

Obs. made between 10:30 & 5, mostly sunny 77-84 and windy. Zebra Swallowtails between flights. Buttonbush blooming profusely. In addition to the reported sulphurs, there were many white form females.

  • Zebra Swallowtail 12
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 3
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 6
  • Clouded Sulphur 1
  • Orange Sulphur 40
  • Cloudless Sulphur 1
  • Sleepy Orange 3
  • Coral Hairstreak 6
  • Gray Hairstreak 2
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 13
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • American Snout 2
  • Great Spangled Fritillary 1
  • Pearl Crescent 15
  • Question Mark 1
  • Eastern Comma 1
  • Painted Lady 1
  • Common Buckeye 7
  • Hackberry Emperor 1
  • Appalachian Brown 3
  • Little Wood-Satyr 4
  • Monarch 2
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 48
  • Least Skipper 3
  • Little Glassywing 1
  • Delaware Skipper 16
  • Zabulon Skipper 2
  • Aaron's Skipper 8
  • Broad-winged Skipper 90
  • Dun Skipper 2
  • Salt Marsh Skipper 2

Coral Hairstreak

Sleepy Orange

Appalachian Brown

American Snout

Zebra Swallowtail