Sighting for June 2, 2019

Sharon & Wade Wander

Whittingham Wildlife Management Area parking lots on county routes 519 and 618, and Fredon springdale Road
Sussex County, NJ

Quick hitting trip between 3:15 and 3:45. Mostly sunny and 74 degrees. 10 species plus 1 white sulphur. Parking lots are most active with butterflies when there are puddles. Walking off gravel lots into tall grass one is instantly set upon by large squadrons of aggressive mosquitoes.

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 1
  • American Snout 1
  • Pearl Crescent 2
  • Question Mark 3
  • Painted Lady 1
  • Red-spotted Purple 2
  • Little Wood-Satyr 2
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 2
  • Hobomok Skipper 2