Sighting for August 13, 2016

Beth Polvino

North Cape May ~ my yard Monarch Waystation #8318
Cape May County, NJ

2 Black Swallowtail chrysalis, 3 tiny Monarch Cats on Swamp Milkweed, Mating Monarch’s, FOY Red-spotted Purple on rotten fruit, New to yard & life butterfly for me ~Tawny Emperor who was on rotten fruit and new to yard butterfly ~Least Skipper Sunny, Hot & humid temps mid 90’s wind winds abut 8 MPH

  • Black Swallowtail 5
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 14
  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 3
  • Variegated Fritillary 1
  • Question Mark 1
  • American Lady 1
  • Red Admiral 5
  • Common Buckeye 4
  • Red-spotted Purple 1
  • Tawny Emperor 1
  • Monarch 4
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 2
  • Least Skipper 1
  • Sachem 7
  • Zabulon Skipper 1

Red-spotted Purple

Tawny Emperor