Sighting for June 29, 2016

Tom Fiore

Floyd Bennett Field
Kings County, NY

Afternoon visit to large area with small amounts of Ascelepias tuberosa; sunny & warm. Black Swallowtail very worn, Swarthy Skippers also worn; many other species recently emerged ‘summer’ brood. Question Marks seen seemed very mobile.

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • American Copper 12+
  • Coral Hairstreak 15+
  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 3
  • Question Mark 3
  • Red Admiral 1
  • Little Wood-Satyr 8+
  • Monarch 1
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 1
  • Swarthy Skipper 2
  • Peck's Skipper 1
  • Little Glassywing 7

Coral Hairstreak

American Copper