Sighting for August 31, 2016

Sue Hannon

34 Dallas Dr, Chesapeake Estates, Grantville
Dauphin County, PA

Large variety of butterflies in and near the butterfly bush in my yard, including a Long-tailed Skipper, somewhat outside of its normal range

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 3
  • Clouded Sulphur 2
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 2
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • Painted Lady 2
  • Common Buckeye 2
  • Monarch 2
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 8
  • Long-tailed Skipper 1
  • Horace's Duskywing 1

Long-tailed Skipper

Long-tailed Skipper

Long-tailed Skipper