Sighting for April 3, 2015

Allen Belden

Pocahontas State Park
Chesterfield County, VA

Elfins spaced out along about a mile of sandy equestrian trail through pine-oak-heath forest with abundant American holly; very fresh and probably all males establishing territories; aerial skirmishes observed; also frequently observed taking nutrients from moist sandy soil; no apparent nectar source present.

  • Henry's Elfin 12
  • Spring Azure 1
  • Juvenal's Duskywing 2

Spring Azure

Henry's Elfin

Juvenal's Duskywing