Sighting for September 6, 2020

Sandra Keller & Chris Herz

Eastern Neck NWR, Rock Hall
Kent County, MD

74-84 degrees, sun. Extensive blue mist flower in bloom in field around garden with many buckeyes. Pilewort by edge of field had several snout, buckeyes, and silver spots. Surprise was seeing a Brazilian skipper on Obedient plant in the garden.

  • Zebra Swallowtail 9
  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 6
  • Cabbage White 12
  • Clouded Sulphur 1
  • Orange Sulphur 6
  • Cloudless Sulphur 43
  • Sleepy Orange 8
  • Gray Hairstreak 5
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 21
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 2
  • American Snout 10
  • Variegated Fritillary 7
  • Pearl Crescent 10
  • Painted Lady 7
  • Red Admiral 10
  • Common Buckeye 106
  • Red-spotted Purple 3
  • Appalachian Brown 1
  • Common Wood-Nymph 2
  • Monarch 20
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 56
  • Horace's Duskywing 1
  • Least Skipper 12
  • Fiery Skipper 1
  • Sachem 8
  • Zabulon Skipper 4
  • Broad-winged Skipper 1
  • Dun Skipper 2
  • Brazilian Skipper 1

Brazilian Skipper

Brazilian Skipper

Brazilian Skipper