June 2009 Sightings

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

SJBC field trip participants

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

Bog Copper: fresh; Dotted Skipper: extremely fresh and cooperative; Two-spotted Skipper: extremely fresh and cooperative

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 3
  • Cabbage White 2
  • Orange Sulphur 4
  • Bog Copper 12+
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • Mourning Cloak 1
  • Red Admiral 1
  • Dotted Skipper 1
  • Swarthy Skipper 2
  • Least Skipper 2
  • Crossline Skipper 4
  • Sachem 1
  • Two-spotted Skipper 2
  • Dun Skipper 1

SJBC field trip participants

Woodland Twp. municipal building, Chatsworth
Burlington County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • American Lady 1
  • Monarch 1
  • Sachem 2
  • Dun Skipper 1

SJBC field trip participants

FPP - throughout the Airfield
Burlington County, NJ

Dotted Skipper: nectaring on PineBarren Sandwort; Crossline Skipper: nectaring on PineBarren Sandwort

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1
  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • Appalachian Brown 2 or 3
  • Dotted Skipper 1
  • Tawny-edged Skipper 1
  • Crossline Skipper 1

Pat Sutton

Sutton's GDN in Goshen
Cape May County, NJ

  • Monarch 1

Stephen Mason

my yard, Voorhees
Camden County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 2

Will Kerling

Rte. 9 from CMCH to Cape May
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 6

Cynthia Allen

Yard garden in CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

Much to my surprise, as I have not seen any adult Bk ST in my yard, found 1-1.5" cats on my Fennel

  • Black Swallowtail 2

Clay Sutton

Sutton's GDN in Goshen
Cape May County, NJ

  • Hayhurst's Scallopwing 1

Dave Amadio

Riverwinds complex
Gloucester County, NJ

Coral Hairstreak: Very fresh!; Red-banded Hairstreak: Poorest looking RBH that I have ever seen

  • Orange Sulphur 30
  • American Copper 27
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1
  • Coral Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 18
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 2
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • Eastern Comma 1
  • American Lady 4
  • Painted Lady 1
  • Red Admiral 1
  • Red-spotted Purple 1
  • Viceroy 2
  • Monarch 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 13
  • Peck's Skipper 1
  • Crossline Skipper 7

Tom Reed

@ corner of Reed's Beach Road/Route 47
Cape May County, NJ

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1

Stephen Mason

my yard, Voorhees
Camden County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Dave Amadio

Riverwinds complex, West Deptford, NJ
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 86

Will Kerling

Lizard Tail
Cape May County, NJ

Red-banded Hairstreak: rags; Little Wood-Satyr: all worn; Zabulon Skipper: a very worn male; Aaron's Skipper: nectaring on Dewberry flowers; Dun Skipper: females

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 11
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 2
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • American Lady 13
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Viceroy 4
  • Little Wood-Satyr 16
  • Southern Cloudywing 5
  • Northern Cloudywing 2
  • Zabulon Skipper 1
  • Aaron's Skipper 1
  • Least Skipper 2
  • Crossline Skipper 2
  • Dun Skipper 4

Katie Montagnaro & Stephen Mason

Katie's yard, Marlton
Burlington County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 3

Chris Tonkinson and Will Kerling

Cape May Migratory Bird Refuge
Cape May County, NJ

American Copper: a fresh male puddling - inventory here late in day - 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM; Eastern Tailed-Blue: a mated pair

  • Orange Sulphur 7
  • American Copper 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 6
  • Least Skipper 6

Sandra Keller

throughout
Salem County, NJ

Cabbage White: They were everywhere in the weedy fields. Huge concentrations. Featherbed Lane had around 140 just there.; Clouded Sulphur: Same fields as the Cabbage Whites, only much less numbers

  • Cabbage White 350
  • Clouded Sulphur 40
  • Monarch 6

Tom Reed

Yard, Reed's Beach
Cape May County, NJ

Aaron's Skipper: nectaring on Sweet White Clover; Salt Marsh Skipper: nectaring on Sweet White Clover; first of year

  • Monarch 1
  • Salt Marsh Skipper 8
  • Aaron's Skipper 3
  • Zabulon Skipper 2

Will Kerling

Seigtown Road
Cape May County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 2
  • American Lady 2
  • Little Wood-Satyr 1

Mike Logan and Will Kerling

Lizard Tail
Cape May County, NJ

Oak Hairstreak: nectaring on Dewberry flowers / all 4 individual records of this species has been between 1:30PM and 2:00 PM on Dewberry flowers (since 6/10/2009); Frosted Elfin: a total rag; Red-banded Hairstreak: rags; Painted Lady: fresh one; Swarthy Skipper: fresh one / good underside HW vein markings; Crossline Skipper: nectaring on Dewberry flowers (digital image)

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 6
  • Cabbage White 2
  • Oak Hairstreak 1
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1
  • Frosted Elfin 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • American Lady 23
  • Painted Lady 1
  • Viceroy 6
  • Little Wood-Satyr 5
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 2
  • Southern Cloudywing 7
  • Swarthy Skipper 1
  • Crossline Skipper 5
  • Dun Skipper 2

Will Kerling

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

  • Cabbage White 4
  • Orange Sulphur 2

Dave Amadio

At work in Cherry Hill
Camden County, NJ

nectaring on Dogbane

  • Banded Hairstreak 1

Jesse Connor

Our garden Port Republic
Atlantic County, NJ

first of year for us

  • Peck's Skipper 1

Dave Amadio

Backyard butterfly garden
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Little Glassywing 1

Sandra Keller

Franklin-Parker - the "ten trunks" site again
Burlington County, NJ

Nectaring on Pine Barrens Sandwort

  • Dotted Skipper 2

Stephen Mason

my yard, Voorhees
Camden County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 2

Stephen Mason

FPP - "10 trunks" path to first bog
Burlington County, NJ

Gray Hairstreak: fresh

  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • Swarthy Skipper 1

Stephen Mason

FPP - end of airfield
Burlington County, NJ

American Lady: nectaring on PineBarren Sandwort…trying; Dotted Skipper: worn male, nectaring on PineBarren Sandwort; Crossline Skipper: nectaring on PineBarren Sandwort

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • American Lady 1
  • Dotted Skipper 1
  • Crossline Skipper 1

Stephen Mason

FPP - "10 trunks" first bog
Burlington County, NJ

Bog Copper: 3 males 1 female; Two-spotted Skipper: fresh, but lost its white fringe

  • Bog Copper 4
  • Two-spotted Skipper 1