Sighting for August 10, 2020

Renee Davis

Houck Mountain Road
Delaware County, NY

Lance Verderame brought it to my attention that he had a Leonard’s Skipper on Saturday. Needless to say I headed up there first thing this morning. There was a heavy dew that took a while to dry, but then the Dogbane patch came alive. A pleasant surprise was a Dion Skipper.

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Clouded Sulphur 3
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • Great Spangled Fritillary 1
  • Pearl Crescent 2
  • Viceroy 1
  • Common Ringlet 5
  • Monarch 2
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 12
  • Least Skipper 5
  • Leonard's Skipper 1
  • Peck's Skipper 8
  • Dion Skipper 1
  • Dun Skipper 4

Dion Skipper

Dion Skipper

Common Ringlet

Leonard's Skipper

'Summer' Spring Azure

'Summer' Spring Azure

Peck's Skipper, Dun Skipper