Sighting for May 31, 2014

Allen Belden

York River State Park
James City County, VA

Aaron’s Skippers and Salt Marsh Skipper nectaring on Mountain Laurel on slope above brackish tidal marsh. Eastern Tiger Swallowtail a caterpillar on Sweetbay (Magnolia virginiana).

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 4
  • Variegated Fritillary 1
  • American Lady 4
  • Red-spotted Purple 2
  • Little Wood-Satyr 9
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 6
  • Least Skipper 1
  • Little Glassywing 1
  • Delaware Skipper 2
  • Zabulon Skipper 4
  • Aaron's Skipper 3
  • Broad-winged Skipper 2
  • Salt Marsh Skipper 1

Salt Marsh Skipper

Aaron's Skipper

Aaron's Skipper

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail

Broad-winged Skipper

Broad-winged Skipper

Delaware Skipper