Sighting for May 20, 2012

Rich Kelly

William Cullen Bryant Preserve
Nassau County, NY

I can remember when Red-banded Hairstreak was a “state rare” organism in New York State. Now they are hard to miss downstate.

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 4
  • Cabbage White 45
  • Orange Sulphur 4
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 13
  • Question Mark 4
  • American Lady 6
  • Painted Lady 1
  • Red Admiral 10
  • Red-spotted Purple 3
  • Little Wood-Satyr 47
  • Peck's Skipper 1
  • Tawny-edged Skipper 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 3

Red-banded Hairstreak