Sighting for August 24, 2014

David L. Amadio

Wheelabrator Refuge, Westville
Gloucester County, NJ

Giant Swallowtails reported in three of the last four years at this location.
Zabulon Skippers found were 18 males & only 1 female. Almost 3 hrs of observation here this afternoon.

  • Giant Swallowtail 1
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 5
  • Cabbage White 3
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 3
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 10
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • Eastern Comma 3
  • Mourning Cloak 1
  • Painted Lady 1
  • Red-spotted Purple 1
  • Viceroy 3
  • Hackberry Emperor 1
  • Common Wood-Nymph 2
  • Monarch 3
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 14
  • Horace's Duskywing 1
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 1
  • Least Skipper 1
  • Peck's Skipper 1
  • Little Glassywing 1
  • Sachem 5
  • Zabulon Skipper 19
  • Broad-winged Skipper 17
  • Dun Skipper 6

Giant Swallowtail