Sighting for August 14, 2022

Jeff Gesell

Jacobsburg State Park
Northampton County, PA

Mostly sunny, light breeze, 80 degrees. Short loop for a little over an hour total time. Very dry conditions hurting nectar sources. but overall decent numbers.

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 58
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 38
  • Cabbage White abundant
  • Orange Sulphur 11
  • Sleepy Orange 6
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 2
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • Great Spangled Fritillary 1
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Red-spotted Admiral 4
  • Hackberry Emperor 7
  • Monarch 6
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 3
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 2
  • Peck's Skipper 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 11
  • Dun Skipper 2

Hackberry Emperor

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail

Dun Skipper

Red-spotted Purple

Zabulon Skipper

'Summer' Spring Azure

Orange Sulphur

Spicebush Swallowtail