Sighting for October 18, 2012

Matthew O'Donnell

Veteran's Park
Prince William County, VA

Finally found a Long-tailed Skipper after many attempts!

All butterflies near the park entrance, in asters just west of the gravel parking lot or around the community garden plots.

  • Cabbage White 4
  • Orange Sulphur 2
  • Dainty Sulphur 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • Variegated Fritillary 2
  • Pearl Crescent 3
  • Common Buckeye 5
  • Long-tailed Skipper 1
  • Fiery Skipper 3
  • Sachem 15
  • Ocola Skipper 6

Long-tailed Skipper

Dainty Sulphur