Sighting for August 10, 2014

Harry Zirlin

Ward Pound Ridge
Westchester County, NY

White Admiral was a first for me here, although I have seen photos of it taken here by others. Giant Swallowtail I believe is first record for this locality, but it was just a matter of time, as they have been recorded in recent years to both the north and south of here. Individual was very fresh.

  • Giant Swallowtail 1
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 4
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 2
  • Cabbage White 2
  • Clouded Sulphur 6
  • Orange Sulphur 5
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue common
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • Great Spangled Fritillary common
  • Pearl Crescent 7
  • Red Admiral 1
  • White Admiral 1
  • Appalachian Brown 3
  • Common Ringlet 7
  • Common Wood-Nymph common
  • Silver-spotted Skipper common
  • Least Skipper 2
  • Peck's Skipper common
  • Tawny-edged Skipper common
  • Mulberry Wing 4
  • Dun Skipper 1