Sighting for June 24, 2012

Rick Borchelt

Lake Artemesia, College Park
Prince George's County, MD

Full lake circuit of both impoundments, partly sunny with a light breeze and a high around 90 degrees F.  Nectar sources included fleabane, milkweed (common and swamp), dogbane, vervain, and pickerel weed.  In the field from 1430-1700 hours.  

  • Zebra Swallowtail 2
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White Common
  • Orange Sulphur 2
  • Sleepy Orange 1
  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 3
  • Pearl Crescent Common
  • Red Admiral 2
  • Viceroy 2
  • Monarch 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 2
  • Northern Cloudywing 1
  • Horace's Duskywing 1
  • Least Skipper 5
  • Sachem Common
  • Broad-winged Skipper 2