Sighting for June 7, 2019

Fred Pfeifer

Ramapo Mountain State Forest
Passaic County, NJ

10:00-2:00
Mostly cloudy 80
Most butterflies were nectaring on Rubus.
There were 2 small groups of four leaved milkweed that were covered with American Ladies.

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 3
  • Cabbage White 1
  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 5
  • Question Mark 1
  • American Lady 15
  • Red Admiral 1
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Red-spotted Purple 6
  • Little Wood-Satyr 40
  • Monarch 3
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 12
  • Hoary Edge 8
  • Southern Cloudywing 15
  • Northern Cloudywing 7
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 1
  • Indian Skipper 3
  • Hobomok Skipper 1

Monarch

Southern Cloudywing

Indian Skipper

Northern Cloudywing

Hoary Edge

Zabulon Skipper