Sighting for August 13, 2016

Bart Jones

Eagle Lake WMA
Shelby County, TN

11 Bronze Coppers and 17 Hayhurst’s Scallopwings are most I’ve ever seen at one time. Reakirt’s Blue is only 5th record for Tennessee.

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 20
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 15
  • Cabbage White 2
  • Orange Sulphur 3
  • Cloudless Sulphur common
  • Little Yellow abundant
  • Sleepy Orange common
  • Dainty Sulphur 30
  • Bronze Copper 11
  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1
  • Reakirt's Blue 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 10
  • American Snout 12
  • Gulf Fritillary 1
  • Variegated Fritillary 1
  • Silvery Checkerspot 25
  • Phaon Crescent 13
  • Pearl Crescent 35
  • Question Mark 17
  • Eastern Comma 8
  • Painted Lady 1
  • Red Admiral 1
  • Common Buckeye 11
  • Red-spotted Purple 8
  • Viceroy 4
  • Hackberry Emperor abundant
  • Tawny Emperor 5
  • Gemmed Satyr 4
  • Monarch 3
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 20
  • Hayhurst's Scallopwing 17
  • Horace's Duskywing 3
  • Common Checkered-Skipper common
  • Common Sootywing 24
  • Clouded Skipper 2
  • Least Skipper 9
  • Fiery Skipper common
  • Northern Broken-Dash 2
  • Sachem 6
  • Dun Skipper 1

Hayhurst's Scallopwing

Reakirt's Blue

Bronze Copper