Sighting for August 17, 2020

Jeff Gesell

Jacobsburg State Park
Northampton County, PA

Second location of the day…usual 5 mile loop. Mostly sunny, breezy, mid-80s. New goal for the rest of the season…get a Sleepy Orange to sit still for a photo!

  • Black Swallowtail 4
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 58
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 24
  • Cabbage White abundant
  • Clouded Sulphur 2
  • Orange Sulphur common
  • Cloudless Sulphur 12
  • Sleepy Orange 2
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 7
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue common
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 2
  • Great Spangled Fritillary 1
  • Pearl Crescent 7
  • Painted Lady 1
  • Common Buckeye 4
  • Red-spotted Purple 3
  • Hackberry Emperor 9
  • Tawny Emperor 1
  • Monarch 37
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 6
  • Horace's Duskywing 1
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 3
  • Common Checkered-Skipper 1
  • Zabulon Skipper common
  • Dun Skipper 2

Monarch

Cabbage White

Cloudless Sulphur

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail

Common Checkered-Skipper

Red-banded Hairstreak

Tawny Emperor

Black Swallowtail