Sighting for July 18, 2020

Andrew Block

Albany Pinebush Preserve-Blueberry East/West Unit, Albany,
Albany County, NY

The Giant Swallowtail was seen by another person there. Missed the target Mottled Duskywings, but got a few worn Edward’s Hairstreaks, my other target. Saw three other hairstreaks but unable to id.

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Giant Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 2
  • Cabbage White common
  • Orange Sulphur 4
  • American Copper common
  • Coral Hairstreak 1
  • Edwards' Hairstreak 3
  • Banded Hairstreak 2
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • 'Karner' Melissa Blue 4
  • Pearl Crescent common
  • Red-spotted Purple 1
  • Viceroy 1
  • Northern Pearly-eye 2
  • Little Wood-Satyr 2
  • Common Wood-Nymph 4
  • Silver-spotted Skipper common
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 6+
  • Common Sootywing 6+
  • Northern Broken-Dash common
  • Common Roadside-Skipper 2