Sighting for July 1, 2019

Michael Newlon

Great Swamp NWR
Morris County, NJ

10 M - 1:30 PM. 80 degrees, sunny. Wildlife Observation Center, areas near parking lots on Long Hill, Woodland, Old Meyersville Rds. Abundant Dogbane at the WOC; Mountain-mint and Buttonbush just starting. Comma had underwing mark suggestive of Question Mark but only on one side. Duskywings and Woodnymphs very fresh.

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Great Spangled Fritillary 1
  • Question Mark 1
  • Eastern Comma 1
  • Red Admiral 1
  • Appalachian Brown 1
  • Little Wood-Satyr 1
  • Common Wood-Nymph 4
  • Monarch 1
  • Horace's Duskywing 3
  • Least Skipper 4
  • Northern Broken-Dash 1

Question Mark

Question Mark

Horace's Duskywing

Least Skipper

Horace's Duskywing

Eastern Comma

Eastern Comma

Common Wood-Nymph