Sighting for July 23, 2021

Jeff Gesell

Jacobsburg State Park
Northampton County, PA

Second location of the day. Partly Cloudy, light breeze, low to mid-80s. Great variety! Waited around for about 45 minutes for the Sleepy Oranges and Cloudless Sulphur to land within a reasonable distance and for more than a split second for a photo…struck out yet again!

  • Black Swallowtail 3
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 9
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 17
  • Cabbage White common
  • Clouded Sulphur 12
  • Orange Sulphur 11
  • Cloudless Sulphur 1
  • Sleepy Orange 2
  • Banded Hairstreak 1
  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 14
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 7
  • American Snout 1
  • Great Spangled Fritillary 3
  • Pearl Crescent common
  • Eastern Comma 1
  • Viceroy 2
  • Hackberry Emperor 2
  • Northern Pearly-eye 1
  • Monarch 11
  • Silver-spotted Skipper common
  • Hoary Edge 4
  • Northern Cloudywing 2
  • Horace's Duskywing 1
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing common
  • Peck's Skipper 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 1

Spicebush Swallowtail

American Snout

Wild Indigo Duskywing

Gray Hairstreak

Monarch

Silver-spotted Skipper

Great Spangled Fritillary

Hoary Edge

Northern Cloudywing

Eastern Comma

Zabulon Skipper

Orange Sulphur

Horace's Duskywing

Peck's Skipper