Sighting for June 22, 2018

Joanne Langabee

Fontenelle Forest
Sarpy County, NE

Finally had a chance to do my weekly count. It was 100% cloud covered but at least not raining. Around 68 degrees. I was surprised to see as many butterflies as I did because of the cloud cover.

  • Black Swallowtail 4
  • Cabbage White 91
  • Clouded Sulphur 2
  • Orange Sulphur 20
  • Reakirt's Blue 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 31
  • Variegated Fritillary 1
  • Pearl Crescent 58
  • Question Mark 3
  • Eastern Comma 10
  • Painted Lady 1
  • Red Admiral 22
  • Red-spotted Purple 1
  • Hackberry Emperor 2
  • Northern Pearly-eye 2
  • Little Wood-Satyr 6
  • Monarch 6
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 1
  • Common Checkered-Skipper 4

Eastern Tailed-Blue

Common Checkered-Skipper

Hackberry Emperor

Common Checkered-Skipper

Little Wood-Satyr

Pearl Crescent

Red Admiral

Variegated Fritillary

Question Mark

Northern Pearly-eye

Monarch

Hackberry Emperor

Eastern Comma

Eastern Tailed-Blue