Sighting for April 21, 2017

Allen Belden

James River Park (south bank from Boulevard Bridge to 22nd St.)
Richmond city, VA

Sunny turning mostly cloudy, high in the mid 70s. I also saw two Silvery Checkerspot caterpillars on wingstem (Verbesina).

  • Zebra Swallowtail 5
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 6
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 2
  • Cabbage White 3
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 9
  • Pearl Crescent 28
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 6
  • Juvenal's Duskywing 1
  • Common Checkered-Skipper 4
  • Common Sootywing 1
  • Sachem 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 3

Zabulon Skipper

Red-banded Hairstreak

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail

Common Sootywing

Silvery Checkerspot caterpillar

Common Checkered-Skipper