Sighting for August 10, 2018

David L. Amadio

White Lake Preserve
Warren County, NJ

Obs. made between 1:30 & 2:20 p.m. Mostly Cloudy and 83 degrees. One E.Tiger was a dark form female. While not the best of images, these two show the Giant Swallowtails in different poses. One seems to be an imitation of it's smaller grass skipper cousins. The jet-fighter position.

  • Giant Swallowtail 3
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 7
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 7
  • Cabbage White 2
  • Clouded Sulphur 6
  • Orange Sulphur 2
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • Great Spangled Fritillary 1
  • Viceroy 2
  • Common Wood-Nymph 2
  • Monarch 16
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 10
  • Least Skipper 2
  • Peck's Skipper 2

Giant Swallowtail

Giant Swallowtail