Sighting for June 15, 2021

Joanne Langabee

Fontenelle Forest
Sarpy County, NE

Walked the first half of our weekly survey this morning starting at 9 so we could beat the heat. We were done by 12:30. The Hackberry Emperors were thick along the road going to the one trail. Saw our first Delaware Skipper and Northern Pearly Eye of the season.

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 85
  • Orange Sulphur 23
  • Dainty Sulphur 12
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 7
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 14
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • Eastern Comma 5
  • Red Admiral 4
  • Red-spotted Purple 3
  • Hackberry Emperor 400+
  • Northern Pearly-eye 3
  • Monarch 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 4
  • Common Sootywing 1
  • Delaware Skipper 1

Delaware Skipper

Pearl Crescent

Orange Sulphur

Hackberry Emperor

Red Admiral

Common Sootywing

Northern Pearly-eye

Pearl Crescent

Cabbage White

Eastern Comma