Sighting for August 31, 2022

Jeff Gesell

Plainfield Township - GCEC
Northampton County, PA

Mostly Cloudy, breezy, upper 70s. Decent variety despite the stubborn clouds and a strong breeze at times. Decent Sleepy Orange numbers…no Cloudless Sulphurs.

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White abundant
  • Clouded Sulphur 5
  • Orange Sulphur 9
  • Sleepy Orange 9
  • American Copper 5
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 8
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • Variegated Fritillary 1
  • Pearl Crescent 20
  • Common Buckeye 8
  • Red-spotted Purple 2
  • Monarch 3
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 8
  • Common Checkered-Skipper 1
  • Least Skipper 1
  • Peck's Skipper 1
  • Sachem 1
  • Dun Skipper 1

Common Checkered-Skipper

Orange Sulphur

Dun Skipper

Sleepy Orange

Wild Indigo Duskywing

Common Buckeye

Sleepy Orange

Least Skipper

Pearl Crescent

Eastern Tailed-Blue

Sachem

American Copper

Cabbage White