Sighting for August 9, 2014

James L. Monroe

Industry, just off Ohio River
Beaver County, PA

2:00 p.m. to 3:15 p.m.
mostly sunny low 80’s

Eastern Tigers both females, one dark form

Note faint spot on dorsal forewing of E. Comma making it look almost like a Question Mark, dorsal and ventral views of same specimen.

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 25
  • Clouded Sulphur 3
  • Orange Sulphur 13
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 3
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 4
  • Great Spangled Fritillary 1
  • Pearl Crescent 5
  • Question Mark 1
  • Eastern Comma 2
  • Red Admiral 2
  • Red-spotted Purple 3
  • Hackberry Emperor 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 22
  • Least Skipper 15
  • Peck's Skipper 4

Eastern Comma

Hackberry Emperor

Least Skipper

Eastern Comma