June 2009 Sightings

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

Stephen Mason

FPP - "10 trunks" Sandpit
Burlington County, NJ

  • Common Buckeye 1

Tom Reed

Yard, Reed's Beach
Cape May County, NJ

  • Salt Marsh Skipper 4

Stephen Mason

FPP - malaise trap site 6
Burlington County, NJ

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1 or 2
  • Appalachian Brown 3 or 4

Will Kerling

Tuckerton, NJ
Cape May County, NJ

worn male

  • Cabbage White 1

Will Kerling

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

  • Cabbage White 2
  • Orange Sulphur 4

Dave Amadio

Klot's Bog & RR tracks, Lakehurst,NJ
Ocean County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 5

Dave Amadio

Collier's Mills WMA
Ocean County, NJ

American Copper: nectaring on annual toadflax; American Lady: most nectaring on Dogbane; Dotted Skipper: (male) nectaring on pine barrens sandwort

  • Cabbage White 2
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • American Copper 1
  • Coral Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 14
  • American Lady 6
  • Southern Cloudywing 1
  • Dotted Skipper 1
  • Crossline Skipper 2

Dave Amadio

Klot's Bog & RR tracks, Lakehurst, NJ
Ocean County, NJ

Bog Copper: Very little sun, this count was probably conservative; Striped Hairstreak: Fresh on Dogbane; Swarthy Skipper: at least one nectaring on cranberry; Two-spotted Skipper: lack of sun & no blooming Gold-crest made this a difficult find

  • Bog Copper 40
  • Striped Hairstreak 2
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 2
  • Swarthy Skipper 5
  • Little Glassywing 1
  • Two-spotted Skipper 1

Dave Amadio

Lacey Road, Manchester Twp.
Ocean County, NJ

American Lady: All nectaring on Dogbane

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • American Lady 6
  • Southern Cloudywing 1

Jack Connor

Our yard, Port Republic
Atlantic County, NJ

fresh males chasing each other…2nd brood?

  • Zabulon Skipper 2

Jim Dowdell

Sutton's GDN in Goshen
Cape May County, NJ

Zabulon Skipper: very worn female

  • Zabulon Skipper 1
  • Crossline Skipper 1

Jim Dowdell, Pat Sutton

Sutton's GDN in Goshen
Cape May County, NJ

Looks like the FIRST OF theYEAR!

  • American Snout 1

Pat & Clay Sutton, Jim Dowdell

Sutton's GDN in Goshen
Cape May County, NJ

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • Hayhurst's Scallopwing 3
  • Least Skipper 2

Pat Sutton

Sutton's GDN in Goshen
Cape May County, NJ

on Fennel

  • Black Swallowtail 6

Katie Montagnaro & Stephen Mason

target runoff pond, Voorhees
Camden County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 2
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1

Stephen Mason

yard, Voorhees
Camden County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 2

Cynthia Allen

Yard garden in CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

'Summer' Spring Azure: nectaring on Catmint

  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • Aaron's Skipper 1

Sandra Keller

field along Haleyville Rd.
Cumberland County, NJ

Looking very fresh and nectaring on mainly clover sp.

  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 20

Katie Montagnaro

yard, Marlton
Burlington County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Stephen Mason

yard, Voorhees
Camden County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Cynthia Allen

Yard garden CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

  • Clouded Sulphur 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1

Stephen Mason

Katie's yard, Marlton
Burlington County, NJ

mating

  • Cabbage White 2

Dave Amadio

at work in Cherry Hill
Camden County, NJ

Red-banded Hairstreak: nectaring on Dogbane; Monarch: on Common Milkweed

  • Cabbage White 4
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 2
  • Monarch 2
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Little Glassywing 3

Clay & Pat Sutton

Sutton's GDN in Goshen
Cape May County, NJ

"FRESH" and sunning at 6:45 pm

  • Mourning Cloak 1

Will Kerling

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

American Copper: all males; Gray Hairstreak: fresh male / digital image; American Lady: fresh one

  • Cabbage White 15 to 20
  • Orange Sulphur 10 plus
  • American Copper 8
  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 10 to 15
  • American Lady 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1

Stephen Mason

yard, Voorhees
Camden County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 4 or 5
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1

Sandra Keller

Burden Hill Preserve
Salem County, NJ

Great Spangled Fritillary: Nectaring on Common Milkweed; Northern Broken-Dash: Nectaring on Common Milkweed

  • Great Spangled Fritillary 8
  • Appalachian Brown 1
  • Common Wood-Nymph 2
  • Least Skipper 1
  • Northern Broken-Dash 3

Pat Sutton & Carole Brown

Hunters Mill Bog
Atlantic County, NJ

  • Bog Copper 30

Caroline DiGiovanni & Stephen Mason

FPP - end of Airfield
Burlington County, NJ

Cabbage White: nectaring on PineBarren Sandwort; Common Buckeye: nectaring on PineBarren Sandwort; Dotted Skipper: male and female, nectaring on PineBarren Sandwort; Dun Skipper: nectaring on PineBarren Sandwort

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Dotted Skipper 2
  • Dun Skipper 1