New York City EcoFlora - iNaturalist Observations
(iNaturalist:NYC-EcoFlora)
Taxon: Asclepias incarnata L.
Family: Apocynaceae
Taxon Remarks: swamp milkweed
Collector: donrecklies      
Date: 2017-08-16
Locality: United States, New York, Richmond, Bloomfield, Staten Island, NY, USA
40.63606  -74.17346
Verbatim Coordinates: 40.63606, -74.17346
Description: 12 plants or more in this area between a trail and former industrial pond in Mariner's Marsh park. Several Monarchs observed flying in vicinity and other butterflies observed feeding on the blossoms. 3rd photo shows a Spicebush Swallowtail (Papilio troilus) feeding.
Specimen Images
http: 7527140
Record ID: ecc51bae-b738-4ce8-9434-08cd4343bfa9
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