Sighting for July 20, 2021

Karlo and Alison Mirth

Ward Pound Ridge Reservation
Westchester County, NY

Humid and high 80s. Sky hazy from smoke from wildfires out west. Getting a little late for Hoary Edges in this location. Red Admirals and Pearl Crescents were mint fresh. Good numbers of Eastern Tiger Swallowtails.

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 15
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 3
  • Cabbage White 8
  • Clouded Sulphur 1
  • Orange Sulphur 5
  • American Copper 10
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 3
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure common
  • Great Spangled Fritillary 4
  • Pearl Crescent abundant
  • Red Admiral 3
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Red-spotted Purple 1
  • Viceroy 1
  • Appalachian Brown 5
  • Little Wood-Satyr 10
  • Common Ringlet 1
  • Common Wood-Nymph common
  • Monarch 12
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 10
  • Hoary Edge 2
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing common
  • Crossline Skipper 1
  • Northern Broken-Dash 4
  • Little Glassywing 2
  • Mulberry Wing 7
  • Dun Skipper 25

Red Admiral

Mulberry Wing

Hoary Edge