Sighting for May 31, 2012

John Lampkin

Kakiat Park
Rockland County, NY

Variegated Fritillary - new for site
Several dozen Red Admiral larvae on a stand of stinging nettle - a gift from the migrants that passed through
European Skipper population will likely increase as this site has periodic irruptions.

  • Cabbage White 25
  • Clouded Sulphur 1
  • Orange Sulphur 9
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 2
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 2
  • Variegated Fritillary 1
  • Question Mark 2
  • American Lady 5
  • Red-spotted Purple 2
  • Little Wood-Satyr 5
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 4
  • Northern Cloudywing 7
  • Dreamy Duskywing 6
  • Juvenal's Duskywing 2
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 1
  • European Skipper 50+
  • Indian Skipper 1
  • Peck's Skipper 2
  • Hobomok Skipper 5
  • Zabulon Skipper 4