Sighting for September 7, 2021

Joyce Cloughly

Thompson Park Conservation Area. Gravel Hill Trail parking lot off Davison Road.
Middlesex County, NJ

2:00-2:45. Sunny, upper 70s. Red-banded Hairstreak very worn. Skippers and ETBs nectaring on the last few Bush-clover flowers. Impressive, volleyball-sized Puffball on lawn.

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 11
  • Pearl Crescent 2
  • Peck's Skipper 2

Puffballl

Puffball

Peck's Skipper

Red-banded Hairstreak