Sighting for July 17, 2014

Steven Glynn

Capen Hill Nature Preserve and fields along highway 20
Worcester County, MA

Most species were seen along the power line area, accessed at the end of the Woodland Pool trail. Area had plenty of nectar plants and wet depressions.

  • Black Swallowtail 2
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • American Copper 4
  • Gray Hairstreak 4
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 7
  • Great Spangled Fritillary 11
  • Pearl Crescent 3
  • Little Wood-Satyr 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 8
  • Horace's Duskywing 1
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 2
  • Tawny-edged Skipper 1
  • Northern Broken-Dash 4
  • Delaware Skipper 2
  • Black Dash 1
  • Dun Skipper 3

Great Spangled Fritillary

Gray Hairstreak

American Copper

Black Dash

Delaware Skipper

Great Spangled Fritillary

Northern Broken-Dash

Black Dash