Sighting for August 29, 2012

Otter & Conrad Vispo

upland near Shad Swamp, Hollowville
Columbia County, NY

So far as we know, the first sighting of a Red-banded Hairstreak in the County. Shrubby field, goldenrods, grey dogwood, multiflora rose, flowering dogwood. Search from 11:20 to 12:07; “+” were singlets recorded after end of formal survey.

  • Black Swallowtail
  • Cabbage White 6
  • Red-banded Hairstreak
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • Great Spangled Fritillary
  • Pearl Crescent 19
  • Monarch 2