Sighting for May 12, 2012

Allan R. Loudell

Dutch Neck Road south of the C & D Canal, south of Delaware City, DE
New Castle County, DE

Came here to see if Bronze Coppers might have emerged early; no luck.
In fact, butterfly numbers seemed a little down.
Highlight: Zabulon male briefly chasing Eight-Spotted Forester moth

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 4
  • Question Mark 1
  • Red Admiral 4
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 2