Sighting for August 20, 2012

John Lampkin

Lily Pond, Harriman St. Park
Rockland County, NY

Weekly survey with Alan Wells
Very strong emergence of second brood of Pearl Crescents.
This second hatching of Appalachian Browns has proven to be much stronger than the first in early June, with many fresh individuals recently emerged. The Little Glassywing is very late and possibly a second brood.
Anglewing sp. 2

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 3
  • Clouded Sulphur 2
  • Orange Sulphur 2
  • American Copper 8
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 4
  • Pearl Crescent 48
  • Painted Lady 1
  • Appalachian Brown 17
  • Common Wood-Nymph 3
  • Least Skipper 10
  • Little Glassywing 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 4