Sighting for August 17, 2012

Billy Weber

Mt. Washington
Coos County, NH

at 3 p.m., partly to mostly cloudy and cool: lots of activity on nectar (especially purple asters) just up the road from the Cragway Spring parking area; assuming this is toward the end of the flight for Purplish Fritillary.

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Clouded Sulphur 1
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Purplish Fritillary 1
  • Green Comma 1
  • Milbert's Tortoiseshell 1-2
  • Painted Lady common
  • Monarch common

Purplish Fritillary