Sighting for June 24, 2016

Jean Gutsmuth, Denise Bittle & Chris Herz

Eastern Neck NWR, Rock Hall
Kent County, MD

Cloudy and some sun—buttonbushes main nectar source in the garden. Common milkweed in full bloom in the fields

  • Zebra Swallowtail 31
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 9
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 10
  • Cabbage White 12
  • Clouded Sulphur 1
  • Orange Sulphur 8
  • Gray Hairstreak 3
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 6
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • Variegated Fritillary 1
  • Great Spangled Fritillary 1
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • American Lady 4
  • Red Admiral 10
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Little Wood-Satyr 6
  • Monarch 5
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 71
  • Horace's Duskywing 2
  • Swarthy Skipper 1
  • Sachem 2
  • Delaware Skipper 4
  • Aaron's Skipper 2
  • Broad-winged Skipper 22

Spicebush Swallowtail caterpillar

Horace's Duskywing

Red Admiral

Delaware Skipper

Variegated Fritillary

Zebra Swallowtail

Great Spangled Fritillary

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail

Gray Hairstreak