Sighting for August 3, 2020

Denis C. Quinn

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

Two of the Eastern Tiger Swallowtails were dark form and nectaring on Buttonbush or Mexican Sunflower. Monarchs are laying eggs well here on second-growth Milkweed.Glassywing showed up today.

  • Black Swallowtail 2
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 23
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 3
  • Cabbage White 19
  • Clouded Sulphur 1
  • Orange Sulphur 2
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 2
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • Great Spangled Fritillary 1
  • Monarch 8
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 66
  • Horace's Duskywing 1
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 1
  • Common Checkered-Skipper 1
  • Common Sootywing 1
  • Least Skipper 4
  • Peck's Skipper 3
  • Tawny-edged Skipper 1
  • Little Glassywing 3
  • Sachem 7
  • Zabulon Skipper 5
  • Dun Skipper 2

Monarch egg

Little Glassywing

Little Glassywing

Eastern Tailed-Blue

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail

Dun Skipper

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail