Sighting for October 7, 2016

Steven Glynn

Dix WMA and areas nearby to Fairton, NJ
Cumberland County, NJ

Still strong activity, especially with the numerous Common Buckeyes, with many in the “rosa” form. Sleepy Oranges are a rarity for the region.

  • Cabbage White common
  • Clouded Sulphur common
  • Orange Sulphur common
  • Cloudless Sulphur 13
  • Sleepy Orange 2
  • White M Hairstreak 1
  • Gray Hairstreak 12
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 10
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue common
  • American Snout 2
  • Variegated Fritillary 8
  • Pearl Crescent common
  • American Lady 6
  • Common Buckeye superabundant
  • Monarch 9
  • Horace's Duskywing 1
  • Common Checkered-Skipper 19
  • Least Skipper 7
  • Fiery Skipper 4
  • Peck's Skipper 1
  • Sachem 22
  • Zabulon Skipper 5
  • Ocola Skipper 4

Sleepy Orange

Common Checkered-Skipper

Horace's Duskywing

Ocola Skipper

Zabulon Skipper

White M Hairstreak

Red-banded Hairstreak

Common Buckeye