Sighting for May 20, 2015

Mark Adams

National Radio Astronomy Observatory, Green Bank, WV
Pocahontas County, WV

12:30-12:45 pm & 5:10-6:00 pm EDT. Mostly sunny, 65-70 deg F. Most interesting sighting was 8 Common Ringlets (Coenonympha tullia inornata). Very distinctive & not listed in the NABA field checklist for this location.

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Clouded Sulphur 3
  • Meadow Fritillary 1
  • Pearl Crescent 3
  • Red Admiral 1
  • Little Wood-Satyr 2
  • Common Ringlet 8
  • Juvenal's Duskywing 1