Sighting for August 6, 2020

Renee Davis

Stump Pond Road
Sullivan County, NY

Dogbane in two of my fields has been excellent for Pearl Crescents and Meadow Fritillaries. Yesterday was the first day that I saw a Common Buckeye on it. Unfortunately it was on it’s last wings. Red-spotted Admirals spent the day on the feeders. Lots of activity, I love it!

  • Cabbage White 5
  • Orange Sulphur 3
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • Meadow Fritillary 13
  • Pearl Crescent 92
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Red-spotted Admiral 2
  • Common Ringlet 21
  • Common Wood-Nymph 2
  • Monarch 5
  • Peck's Skipper 6

Red-spotted Admiral

Red-spotted Admiral

Common Buckeye

Pearl Crescent