Sighting for July 11, 2020

Ronald Hedden

Albany Pine Bush Preserve
Albany County, NY

Great variety of butterflies, but a strong breeze made photography challenging.

  • Canadian Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 5
  • Clouded Sulphur 1
  • American Copper common
  • Coral Hairstreak 6
  • Edwards' Hairstreak 1
  • Gray Hairstreak 3
  • 'Karner' Melissa Blue abundant
  • Great Spangled Fritillary 2
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • Little Wood-Satyr 2
  • Common Wood-Nymph 5
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 4
  • Southern Cloudywing 1
  • Mottled Duskywing 2
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 1
  • Northern Broken-Dash 4
  • Delaware Skipper 1
  • Dun Skipper 1

'Karner' Melissa Blue

Edwards' Hairstreak

Coral Hairstreak

American Copper

Gray Hairstreak

Wild Indigo Duskywing

Coral Hairstreak

'Karner' Melissa Blue

'Karner' Melissa Blue

Mottled Duskywing