Sighting for June 6, 2022

John and Nancy Crosby

Francis Marion State Forest
Charleston County, SC

Sunny, 84 degrees from 10-12. Preferred nectar source was Nuttall’s Thistle. The Swarthy & Twin-spot Skippers were very worn. Reversed Roadside-Skipper was a lifer.

  • Black Swallowtail 3
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 5
  • Palamedes Swallowtail 4
  • Little Metalmark 2
  • Pearl Crescent 10
  • American Lady 2
  • Georgia Satyr 1
  • Monarch 2
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Southern Cloudywing 2
  • Zarucco Duskywing 3
  • Swarthy Skipper 5
  • Clouded Skipper 1
  • Whirlabout 3
  • Delaware Skipper 5
  • Byssus Skipper 3
  • Reversed Roadside-Skipper 11
  • Twin-spot Skipper 4

Reversed Roadside-Skipper

Silver-spotted Skipper

Whirlabout

Southern Cloudywing

Southern Cloudywing

Whirlabout

Byssus Skipper

Clouded Skipper

Delaware Skipper

Pearl Crescent

Palamedes Swallowtail

Palamedes Swallowtail

Little Metalmark

Georgia Satyr

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail

American Lady

American Lady

Delaware Skipper

Reversed Roadside-Skipper