Sighting for July 1, 2019

David L. Amadio

Mountainside Park
Morris County, NJ

Obs. made from 7:30 till 11. Sunny & 65-80 degrees. Dogbane in bloom, Very little Common Milkweed, Butterfly weed starting to bloom. All Coral Hairstreaks found on butterfly weed as expected. Delaware Skippers were showing a strong preference for White Yarrow.

  • Cabbage White 3
  • Clouded Sulphur 1
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1
  • Coral Hairstreak 4
  • Banded Hairstreak 2
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 4
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 2
  • Great Spangled Fritillary 2
  • American Lady 5
  • Common Buckeye 2
  • Little Wood-Satyr 5
  • Common Wood-Nymph 1
  • Monarch 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 24
  • Hoary Edge 8
  • Southern Cloudywing 2
  • Northern Cloudywing 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 1
  • Northern Broken-Dash 2
  • Little Glassywing 2
  • Delaware Skipper 4
  • Dun Skipper 2

Southern Cloudywing

Delaware Skipper

Hoary Edge

Coral Hairstreak