Sighting for August 1, 2020

Karlo and Alison Mirth

Nellie Hill Preserve
Dutchess County, NY

11:30 AM - 12:45 PM, sunny, high 80s. Remarkably, the second most common species was Giant Swallowtail, with 7-8 seen. Unfortunately no Juniper Hairstreaks were seen.

  • Giant Swallowtail 7-8
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 3
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 2
  • Cabbage White 2
  • Clouded Sulphur 1
  • Great Spangled Fritillary 2
  • Pearl Crescent 6
  • Red-spotted Purple 2
  • Common Wood-Nymph 2
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 20+

Giant Swallowtail