Sighting for June 4, 2016

Harry Zirlin

Ward Pound Ridge
Westchester County, NY

Incredible numbers of Baltimore caterpillars eating anything green. Cluster of Mourning Cloak caterpillars and an Azure caterpillar on Prunus serotina. Still one worn Spring Azure on the wing and no Summer Azures yet.

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 4
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 3
  • Cabbage White 1
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • American Copper 3
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 5
  • Spring Azure 1
  • Harris' Checkerspot 15
  • Pearl Crescent 20+
  • American Lady 5
  • Red Admiral 2
  • Red-spotted Admiral 1
  • Viceroy 1
  • Appalachian Brown 1
  • Little Wood-Satyr 20+
  • Common Ringlet 14
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Southern Cloudywing 6
  • Northern Cloudywing 15
  • Juvenal's Duskywing 2
  • European Skipper 5
  • Indian Skipper 2
  • Peck's Skipper 8
  • Tawny-edged Skipper 2
  • Hobomok Skipper 7
  • Dusted Skipper 8

Harris' Checkerspot

Baltimore Checkerspot caterpillar

Indian Skipper

Dusted Skipper