Sighting for May 15, 2015

Allen Belden

Cumberland State Forest
Cumberland County, VA

Sunny, high in the mid 70s, rain needed. Dusted Skippers are uncommon in Virginia. Monarch very fresh.

  • Pipevine Swallowtail 4
  • Zebra Swallowtail 5
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Juniper Hairstreak 1
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 11
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 5
  • Pearl Crescent 33
  • American Lady 2
  • Red-spotted Purple 8
  • Gemmed Satyr 8
  • Carolina Satyr 20
  • Little Wood-Satyr 1
  • Monarch 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 3
  • Hoary Edge 1
  • Northern Cloudywing 11
  • Sachem 2
  • Zabulon Skipper 9
  • Dusted Skipper 1

Pearl Crescent

Sachem

Zabulon Skipper

Dusted Skipper

Dusted Skipper