Trip Leader: Smith, Richard
Date of Trip: Saturday, August 30, 2008
Location: Meadowbrook Park
Details: 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon. Butterflies, Silver-spotted Skipper, Wild Indigo Duskywing, Clouded Skipper, Least Skipper, Tawny-edged Skipper, Crossline Skipper, Little Glassywing, Sachem, Zabulon Skipper, Eastern Tiger Swallowtail, Dark swallowtail species (either Spicebush Swallowtail or Eastern Tiger Swallowtail-dark form female), Cabbage White, Orange Sulphur, Eastern Tailed-Blue, Pearl Crescent, Common Buckeye, Red-spotted Purple, Appalachian Brown, Monarch.
Photo on left by Sue Earp; photo on right by Richard Orr
Number on trip: 12
(Numbers of individuals are shown if they were recorded.)
Dragonflies, had good looks at Band-winged Meadowhawk and Blue-faced Meadowhawk plus others.