June 2009 Sightings

Will Kerling

field off Rte. 9 near Indian Trail Road
Cape May County, NJ

  • Orange Sulphur

Mike Logan and Will Kerling

Avalon Golf Links Hole # 17
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Shawn Wainwright

Silver Ridge in Toms River
Ocean County, NJ

  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1

Cynthia Allen

Yard in CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

Northern Cloudywing: nectaring on Dianthus; Hayhurst's Scallopwing: nectaring on Salvia nemorosa; Zabulon Skipper: 1 male, 1 female; Aaron's Skipper: nectaring on Salvia nemorosa

  • Cabbage White 1
  • American Lady 1
  • Little Wood-Satyr 1
  • Northern Cloudywing 1
  • Hayhurst's Scallopwing 1
  • Aaron's Skipper 3
  • Zabulon Skipper 2

Stephen Mason

Berlin
Camden County, NJ

driving to Stockton

  • Viceroy 1

Stephen Mason

Stockon A&S Circle
Atlantic County, NJ

  • Sachem 1

Stephen Mason

Pomona
Atlantic County, NJ

Spicebush Swallowtail: driving home from Stockton; Cabbage White: driving home from Stockton

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 3

Mike Logan and Will Kerling

Lizard Tail
Cape May County, NJ

Spicebush Swallowtail: one puddling / another nectaring on Fetterbush; Red-banded Hairstreak: nectaring on Multiflora Rose; Question Mark: a fresh summer form / We both got digital images.; American Lady: very fresh!; Painted Lady: a fresh one; Silver-spotted Skipper: males on territory; Northern Cloudywing: busy inspecting all passer bys; Zabulon Skipper: a male on territory

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 8
  • Cabbage White 2
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1
  • Frosted Elfin 7
  • Question Mark 1
  • American Lady 2
  • Painted Lady 1
  • Common Buckeye 7
  • Viceroy 13
  • Little Wood-Satyr 22
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 2
  • Northern Cloudywing 4
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 1
  • Least Skipper 6
  • Sachem 20

Tom Reed

Yard, Reed's Beach
Cape May County, NJ

Aaron's Skipper: first of year

  • Cabbage White 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • Hayhurst's Scallopwing 1
  • Aaron's Skipper 5

Teresa Knipper and Will Kerling

Dennisville Railroad Tracks - North
Cape May County, NJ

Orange Sulphur: a yellow form female / nectaring on Blue Toadflax; Frosted Elfin: transparent rags; Eastern Tailed-Blue: rag females; Viceroy: all fresh; Silver-spotted Skipper: perching on territory; Juvenal's Duskywing: total rags!!; Dusted Skipper: fairly fresh / nectaring on Blue Toadflax

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 8
  • Cabbage White 3
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Frosted Elfin 2
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 2
  • Pearl Crescent 5
  • American Lady 2
  • Viceroy 3
  • Little Wood-Satyr 3
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 5
  • Northern Cloudywing 2
  • Juvenal's Duskywing 2
  • Dusted Skipper 1

Will Kerling

Rte. 9 between Rio Grande and CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail: flying wildly just before a thunderstorm

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 2

Tom Reed

Yard, Reed's Beach
Cape May County, NJ

Orange Sulphur: very fresh; Question Mark: very fresh; Sachem: fresh male; Rare Skipper: extremely fresh…very early? nectaring on Blue False Indigo; Zabulon Skipper: 2 males on territories; Aaron's Skipper: nectaring on Blue False Indigo…tons more than yesterday

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • Question Mark 1
  • Hayhurst's Scallopwing 8
  • Aaron's Skipper 38
  • Rare Skipper 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 3
  • Least Skipper 2
  • Sachem 1

Will Kerling

downtown CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

Cabbage White: nectaring on Dandelion; Zabulon Skipper: a territorial male

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 1

Tom Reed

Heislerville WMA
Cumberland County, NJ

  • Orange Sulphur 2

Will Kerling

WaWa just north of Routes 83 and 47
Cape May County, NJ

fairly fresh summer form

  • Question Mark 1

Pat Sutton & Jim Dowdell

backyard garden in Goshen
Cape May County, NJ

  • Painted Lady 1
  • Hayhurst's Scallopwing 1

Stephen Mason

yard, Voorhees
Camden County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Pat Sutton, Teresa Knipper

backyard garden in Goshen
Cape May County, NJ

  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1

Cynthia Allen

Yard in CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

Silver-spotted Skipper: FOS for yard

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Aaron's Skipper 1

Stephen Mason

Rt 30, Hammonton
Atlantic County, NJ

driving to Stockton

  • Cabbage White 3

Stephen Mason

Stockton A&S circle
Atlantic County, NJ

  • American Lady 1

Will Kerling

Rte. 9 - CMCH to Rio Grande
Cape May County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 11
  • Orange Sulphur 2

Will Kerling

Lizard Tail
Cape May County, NJ

Eastern Pine Elfin: nectaring on Dewberry blossoms; Juniper Hairstreak: nectaring on Dewberry blossoms; Eastern Tailed-Blue: nectaring on Dewberry blossoms; Variegated Fritillary: nectaring on Dewberry blossoms; American Lady: nectaring on Dewberry blossoms / a couple of really fresh ones; Common Buckeye: nectaring on Dewberry blossoms; Little Wood-Satyr: 2 - nectaring extensively on Dewberry blossoms; Southern Cloudywing: nectaring on Dewberry blossoms; Northern Cloudywing: nectaring on Dewberry blossoms; Wild Indigo Duskywing: a female nectaring on Dewberry blossoms and Linaria canadensis; Crossline Skipper: two fresh territorial males (even with each other); Sachem: nectaring on Dewbery blossoms and Multiflora Rose; Dun Skipper: puddling

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 2
  • Cabbage White 2
  • Orange Sulphur 2
  • Frosted Elfin 6
  • Eastern Pine Elfin 1
  • Juniper Hairstreak 3
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • Variegated Fritillary 1
  • Mourning Cloak 1
  • American Lady 4
  • Common Buckeye 2
  • Red-spotted Purple 2
  • Viceroy 8
  • Little Wood-Satyr 30
  • Southern Cloudywing 3
  • Northern Cloudywing 4
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 2
  • Least Skipper 1
  • Crossline Skipper 2
  • Sachem 13
  • Dun Skipper 1

Clay Sutton

backyard garden in Goshen
Cape May County, NJ

laying eggs on Common Milkweed

  • Monarch 1

Will Kerling

Avalon Golf Links Hole # 17
Cape May County, NJ

  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1

Tom Reed

200 block, 97th Street, Stone Harbor
Cape May County, NJ

  • Red-spotted Purple 1

Cynthia Allen

Diaz Creek Rd, CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1

Stephen Mason

MossMill Rd
Atlantic County, NJ

drving to Stockton

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1

Pat Sutton

backyard garden in Goshen
Cape May County, NJ

Question Mark: coming to gooey bananas; Little Wood-Satyr: coming to gooey bananas

  • Question Mark 3
  • Little Wood-Satyr 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1

Shawn Wainwright

Silver Ridge in Toms River
Ocean County, NJ

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 1
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Painted Lady 2