Sighting for June 14, 2022

Dave DeSarno

Big Brook Park
Monmouth County, NJ

5:40-7:40 mostly sunny and hot. Europeans skippers were prevalent amid the Timothy Grass and Hairy Vetch patches - most I saw at once was 6 individuals. A couple of pairs attempted to mate including the pair pictured.

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 2
  • Clouded Sulphur 1
  • Orange Sulphur 18
  • American Copper 6
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 2
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • Monarch 2
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Swarthy Skipper 1
  • European Skipper 27

Orange Sulphur

European Skipper

European Skipper

European Skipper

European Skipper