Sighting for August 6, 2020

Renee Davis

Deli Fields, Bashakill WMA, Westbrookville
Sullivan County, NY

I was joined by Karen Miller and Joyce Depew today. We had to wait a short while till the sun came out but then it was very active. Most of the butterflies were nectaring on Bergamot, Purple Loosestrife and White Clover.

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 2
  • Cabbage White 1
  • Clouded Sulphur 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 5
  • Monarch 2
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 8
  • Horace's Duskywing 4
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 2
  • Peck's Skipper 5
  • Tawny-edged Skipper 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 2

Eastern Tailed-Blue

Zabulon Skipper

Peck's Skipper

Peck's Skipper

Eastern Tailed-Blue

Wild Indigo Duskywing

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail

Spicebush Swallowtail

Spicebush Swallowtail