Sighting for July 27, 2020

Ben Barkley

Lord Stirling Park
Somerset County, NJ

1:00-2:30PM. Sunny, very hot, and a bit windy. The next brood of Red-banded Hairstreak has arrived in force. Very fresh! I believe today's count is a personal and park high.

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 5
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 20
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 19
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 2
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 5
  • Great Spangled Fritillary 3
  • Pearl Crescent 4
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Red-spotted Purple 1
  • Monarch 6
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 6
  • Horace's Duskywing 3
  • Zabulon Skipper 5
  • Least Skipper 1
  • Peck's Skipper 15
  • Tawny-edged Skipper 4

Peck's Skipper

Zabulon Skipper

Red-banded Hairstreak

Red-banded Hairstreak