June 2009 Sightings

Massachusetts Butterfly Club and Will Kerling

field of milkweed and vetch at Lizard Tail
Cape May County, NJ

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail: nectaring on Common Milkweed; Orange Sulphur: nectaring on Common Milkweed; Striped Hairstreak: a very fresh one / species # 59 for LT butterfly survey - ongoing; Gray Hairstreak: nectaring on Common Milkweed; Eastern Tailed-Blue: nectaring on Common Milkweed; American Lady: nectaring on Common Milkweed; Monarch: nectaring on Common Milkweed; Silver-spotted Skipper: nectaring on purple-flowering Vetch and Common Milkweed; Salt Marsh Skipper: nectaring on Common Milkweed

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Orange Sulphur 18 plus
  • Striped Hairstreak 1
  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue a few hundred
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • American Lady 14 plus
  • Monarch 14 plus
  • Silver-spotted Skipper at least 2
  • Salt Marsh Skipper 1

Will Kerling

USPS - CMCH, NJ
Cape May County, NJ

  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 2

Stephen Mason

yard, Voorhees
Camden County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 2

Dave Amadio

Rt 547 " milkweed fields,Lakehurst
Ocean County, NJ

  • Little Wood-Satyr 9

Dave Amadio

Rt 547 "milkweed fields", Lakehurst
Ocean County, NJ

  • Striped Hairstreak 1

Massachusetts Butterfly Club and Will Kerling

Goshen CRE Garden
Cape May County, NJ

Monarch: very small; Zabulon Skipper: a worn female; Salt Marsh Skipper: one spider killed - white Crab Spider

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 2
  • Cabbage White 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 3
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 3
  • American Lady 3
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Monarch 2
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 2
  • Hayhurst's Scallopwing 2
  • Aaron's Skipper 15 to 20
  • Salt Marsh Skipper 4 or 5
  • Zabulon Skipper 1
  • Swarthy Skipper 6 to 8
  • Crossline Skipper 8 to 10
  • Broad-winged Skipper 3

Clay & Pat Sutton

Pomona area
Atlantic County, NJ

Edwards' Hairstreak: fresh & stunning; on both Common Milkweed & Butterfly Weed. PHOTO –>; Oak Hairstreak: PHOTO –>; Monarch: nearly full size on Common Milkweed

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 2
  • American Copper 25
  • Oak Hairstreak 1
  • Edwards' Hairstreak 22
  • Banded Hairstreak 2
  • Little Wood-Satyr 12
  • Monarch 6
  • Monarch 1
  • Crossline Skipper 1

Dave Amadio

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

  • Silver-spotted Skipper 2

Will Kerling

Rte. 9 just before entering Rio Grande from the north
Cape May County, NJ

  • Pearl Crescent 1

Will Kerling

Rte. 47 near CRE
Cape May County, NJ

  • Monarch 1

Dave Amadio

Rt 547 "milkweed fields",Lakehurst
Ocean County, NJ

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 4
  • American Copper 23
  • American Lady 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1

Dave Amadio

RT 547 "milkweed fields", Lakehurst
Ocean County, NJ

  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 6

Shawn Wainwright

Silver Ridge in Toms River
Ocean County, NJ

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 3
  • Cabbage White 1
  • American Copper 1
  • Banded Hairstreak 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1

Will Kerling

Court House/Dennisville Road
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Dave Amadio

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

  • Cabbage White 5
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Bog Copper 14
  • Coral Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 3
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 4
  • Little Wood-Satyr 1
  • Little Glassywing 1

Stephen Mason

FPP - beginning of Airfield
Burlington County, NJ

Orange Sulphur: 7pm; Eastern Tailed-Blue: 7pm

  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 8

Chris Williams, Paula Williams, David Lord and Will Kerling

Weatherby Road and Rte. 605
Cape May County, NJ

'Summer' Spring Azure: egg laying on White Clover and Wild Indigo; Common Buckeye: nectaring on White Sweet Clover

  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 13
  • Common Buckeye 6

Stephen Mason

yard, Voorhees
Camden County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 2 or 3

Chris Williams, Paula Williams, David Lord and Will Kerling

Hunter Mill Bog, Tarkiln Bog anf power line off Rte. 605
Cape May County, NJ

nectaring on Cranberry blossoms

  • Bog Copper 117

Chris Williams, Paula Williams, David Lord and Will Kerling

Head of River Road
Cape May County, NJ

Black Dash: nectaring on Pickrelweed

  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • Appalachian Brown 1
  • Black Dash 2

Chris Williams, Paula Williams, David Lord and Will Kerling

Rte. 49 and Weatherby Road
Cape May County, NJ

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 4
  • American Lady 4

Chris Williams, Paula Williams, David Lord and Will Kerling

Head of River Road, Weatherby Road and Rte. 605
Cape May County, NJ

  • Monarch 7

Chris Williams, Paula Williams, David Lord and Will Kerling

Weatherby Road and power line off Rte. 605
Cape May County, NJ

  • Little Wood-Satyr 4
  • Northern Cloudywing 2

Chris Williams, Paula Williams, David Lord and Will Kerling

Hunter Mill Bog area, Weatherby Road and Rte. 605
Cape May County, NJ

  • Orange Sulphur 27

Chris Williams, Paula Williams, David Lord and Will Kerling

power line off Rt. 605
Cape May County, NJ

Black Swallowtail: a female; Swarthy Skipper: nectaring on Pickrelweed

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Pearl Crescent 3
  • Mourning Cloak 1
  • Swarthy Skipper 2

Chris Williams, Paula Williams, David Lord and Will Kerling

Weatherby Road
Cape May County, NJ

  • American Copper 6
  • Least Skipper 3

Chris Williams, Paula Williams, David Lord and Will Kerling

Weatherby Road, power line off Rte. 605 and Rte. 605
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 7

Chris Williams, Paula Williams, David Lord and Will Kerling

Weatherby Road near Tarkiln Pond
Cape May County, NJ

nectaring on Butterfly Weed / fresh / digital images taken

  • Coral Hairstreak 1

Chris Williams, Paula Williams, David Lord and Will Kerling

Hunter Mill Bog, Rte. 49 and Weatherby Road
Cape May County, NJ

  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 62

Chris Tonkinson and Will Kerling

Cape May, NJ
Cape May County, NJ

  • Viceroy 2