June 2009 Sightings

Will Kerling

Avalon Golf Links Hole # 17
Cape May County, NJ

  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1

Tom Reed, Mark Garland

Cape May Point State Park
Cape May County, NJ

  • Painted Lady 1

Will Kerling

Seigtown Road between Rte. 9 and Old Swainton/Goshen Road
Cape May County, NJ

Black Swallowtail: a male

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 1

Will Kerling

Seigtown Road
Cape May County, NJ

  • Orange Sulphur 1

Sandra Keller

Wharton State Forest - a burned area off of Rt. 206 that I was exploring
Atlantic County, NJ

A very worn, faded male. Blows my last sighting dates for this species away! This must have been some oddball individual. Strange that it was flying in that cloud cover also.

  • Falcate Orangetip 1

Cynthia Allen

Yard in CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

  • American Lady 1
  • Southern Cloudywing 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 1

Tom Reed

200 block, 96th Street, Stone Harbor
Cape May County, NJ

  • Red Admiral 1

Will Kerling

Rio Grande
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 2

Will Kerling

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

  • Orange Sulphur 5
  • American Lady 2

Will Kerling

Lizard Tail
Cape May County, NJ

Northern Cloudywing: despite cloud cover and super saturated grasses and shrubs - butterfly activity at LT / spent 1/2 hour there

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • American Lady 3
  • Viceroy 1
  • Little Wood-Satyr 5
  • Northern Cloudywing 1
  • Crossline Skipper 1

Will Kerling

field near Rte. 9 and Indian Trial Road
Cape May County, NJ

  • Painted Lady 1

Tom Reed

Yard, Reed's Beach
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Will Kerling

CMCH, NJ
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 2
  • Orange Sulphur 3
  • Painted Lady 1

Clay Sutton, Jim Dowdell

Tuckahoe WMA
Cape May County, NJ

nectaring on Viburnum dentatum (Arrowwood)

  • Aaron's Skipper 100+

Clay Sutton, Jim Dowdell

Corbin City unit of Tuckahoe WMA
Atlantic County, NJ

Aaron's Skipper: nectaring on Viburnum dentatum (Arrowwood)

  • Mourning Cloak 1
  • Aaron's Skipper 100+

Will Kerling

Main ST. (Rte. 9) to Rio Grande
Cape May County, NJ

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1

Teresa Knipper and Will Kerling

Lizard Tail
Cape May County, NJ

Spicebush Swallowtail: one looking for egg laying sites; Oak Hairstreak: both of us have great images due to the bugs co-operative nature / nectaring on a Dewberry blossom intently (power line). PHOTO–>; Frosted Elfin: a female egg laying on Wild Indigo; Eastern Tailed-Blue: a fresh male puddling; Viceroy: nectaring on Dewberry blossoms; Little Wood-Satyr: all faded ones; Silver-spotted Skipper: nectaring on Multiflora Rose; Cloudywing sp.: one laid eggs on a young clover species; Crossline Skipper: a few nectaring on Blue Toadflax; Sachem: worn males

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 9
  • Cabbage White 3
  • Oak Hairstreak a fresh one
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 5
  • Frosted Elfin 3
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 2
  • American Lady 10
  • Common Buckeye 2
  • Red-spotted Purple 1
  • Viceroy 5
  • Little Wood-Satyr 7
  • Cloudywing sp. 2
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 6
  • Southern Cloudywing 1
  • Northern Cloudywing 1
  • Least Skipper 4
  • Tawny-edged Skipper 1
  • Crossline Skipper 15
  • Sachem 7
  • Sachem 7
  • Dun Skipper 4

Jim Dowdell

Tuckahoe WMA
Cape May County, NJ

  • Delaware Skipper 1

Sandra Keller

Heislerville WMA
Cumberland County, NJ

  • Red-spotted Purple 2

Will Kerling

Lizard Tail
Cape May County, NJ

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail: nectaring on Honeysuckle; Spicebush Swallowtail: a female looking for egg laying sites; Question Mark: a summer form; Painted Lady: nectaring on Dewberry blossoms / got digital images of a large and fresh one; Northern Cloudywing: one nectaring on Honeysuckle / went into flower and 1/2 way disappeared; Crossline Skipper: first female of year

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 6
  • Cabbage White 1
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • Question Mark 1
  • American Lady 12
  • Painted Lady 1
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Red-spotted Purple 2
  • Viceroy 8
  • Little Wood-Satyr 14
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 2
  • Southern Cloudywing 6
  • Northern Cloudywing 3
  • Least Skipper 5
  • Tawny-edged Skipper 1
  • Crossline Skipper 5
  • Sachem 5
  • Dun Skipper 2

Sandra Keller

Pickle Factory Pond
Cumberland County, NJ

  • Aaron's Skipper 4

Will Kerling

Goshen to Green Creek via Rte. 47
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 5
  • Orange Sulphur 1

Will Kerling

Court House and Dennisville Road from LT to Rte. 47
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Will Kerling

Rte. 9 from CMCH to Avalon Golf Links
Cape May County, NJ

  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 2

Will Kerling

Rio Grande
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Jack Connor & Stephen Mason

FPP - beginning of "10 trunks" bogs
Burlington County, NJ

Bog Copper: all fresh; Swarthy Skipper: in the bog; Dotted Skipper: nectaring in PineBarren Sandwort; Crossline Skipper: female; Two-spotted Skipper: fresh with extremely white fringes

  • Bog Copper 8+
  • Dotted Skipper 1
  • Swarthy Skipper 1
  • Crossline Skipper 1
  • Two-spotted Skipper 2

Clay Sutton

Sutton's GDN in Goshen
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cloudless Sulphur 1

Jack Connor & Stephen Mason

FPP "10 trunks" entrance
Burlington County, NJ

  • Red-spotted Purple 1

Stephen Mason

my yard, Voorhees
Camden County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 2 or 3

Jack Connor & Stephen Mason

FPP - south gate entrance
Burlington County, NJ

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1