June 2009 Sightings

Teresa Knipper, Peter Knipper, & Stephen Mason

Cumberland Count - Area 6W "Stoltz"
Cumberland County, NJ

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 9
  • Orange Sulphur 10
  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • Pearl Crescent 2
  • Common Buckeye 2
  • Little Wood-Satyr 7
  • Common Wood-Nymph 1
  • Monarch 2
  • Salt Marsh Skipper 1
  • Aaron's Skipper 4

Teresa Knipper, Peter Knipper, & Stephen Mason

Cumberland Count - Area 6W "locked gate"
Cumberland County, NJ

  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 3
  • Pearl Crescent 2
  • Aaron's Skipper 1
  • Broad-winged Skipper 2

Shawn Wainwright

Silver Ridge in Toms River
Ocean County, NJ

Coral Hairstreak: Flew to my hand and started nectaring! 45th species for Silver Ridge!; Red Admiral: Hopefully this will be a good year for them

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 3
  • Cabbage White
  • Coral Hairstreak 1
  • Painted Lady 1
  • Red Admiral
  • Monarch 3

Teresa Knipper, Peter Knipper, & Stephen Mason

Cumberland Count - Area 6W "Husted Ln. & Farm"
Cumberland County, NJ

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 2
  • Cabbage White 2
  • Orange Sulphur 45
  • American Copper 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 232
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 3
  • Pearl Crescent 4
  • American Lady 4
  • Painted Lady 1
  • Common Buckeye 2
  • Little Wood-Satyr 26
  • Common Wood-Nymph 4
  • Monarch 3
  • Monarch 15
  • Monarch 3
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Rare Skipper 3
  • Salt Marsh Skipper 18
  • Aaron's Skipper 13
  • Least Skipper 2
  • European Skipper 1
  • Broad-winged Skipper 16
  • Dun Skipper 1

Dave Amadio

Riverwinds Scenic Trail, West Deptford
Gloucester County, NJ

Coral Hairstreak: Both nectaring on Common Milkweed; Swarthy Skipper: my 50th sp. at this location

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • American Copper 9
  • Coral Hairstreak 2
  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 8
  • American Lady 1
  • Little Wood-Satyr 3
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 6
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 2
  • Swarthy Skipper 1
  • Little Glassywing 1

Chris Tonkinson and Will Kerling

Turkey Point area
Cumberland County, NJ

Little Glassywing: egg laying on a grass; Aaron's Skipper: nectaring on Common Milkweed and purple-flowering Vetch; Broad-winged Skipper: nectaring on Common Milkweed and purple-flowering Vetch; Salt Marsh Skipper: nectaring on Common Milkweed and purple-flowering Vetch

  • Black Swallowtail 2
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 3
  • Cabbage White 20
  • Orange Sulphur 60
  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 18
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 6
  • American Lady 6
  • Common Buckeye 8
  • Red-spotted Purple 2
  • Viceroy 1
  • Little Wood-Satyr 54
  • Monarch 20
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 2
  • Northern Cloudywing 5
  • Salt Marsh Skipper 60
  • Aaron's Skipper 80
  • Crossline Skipper 1
  • Little Glassywing 1
  • Delaware Skipper 2
  • Broad-winged Skipper 104

Shawn Wainwright

Winding River Park
Ocean County, NJ

  • Little Wood-Satyr 1

Jack Connor

Britton's Savannah, Forked River WMA
Ocean County, NJ

looked fresh, (on Philadelphia Botanical Club trip led by Ted Gordon)

  • Georgia Satyr 1

Teresa Knipper, Peter Knipper, & Stephen Mason

Cumberland Count - Area 6W "Fortescue Rd & SchoolHouse Rd
Cumberland County, NJ

Banded Hairstreak: decent condition; Striped Hairstreak: one in decent condition, other worn

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 2
  • Cabbage White 2
  • Orange Sulphur 3
  • Banded Hairstreak 2
  • Striped Hairstreak 2
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 16
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • Variegated Fritillary 1
  • Little Wood-Satyr 3
  • Monarch 14
  • Aaron's Skipper 21
  • Salt Marsh Skipper 3
  • Rare Skipper 1
  • Least Skipper 1
  • Little Glassywing 2
  • Broad-winged Skipper 92

Teresa Knipper, Peter Knipper, & Stephen Mason

Cumberland Count - Area 6W "Gamdy's Road
Cumberland County, NJ

Coral Hairstreak: both extremely fresh and very cooperative for photos. nectaring on dogbane; Banded Hairstreak: decent condition, on milkweed

  • Black Swallowtail 3
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 6
  • Cabbage White 4
  • Orange Sulphur 64
  • Coral Hairstreak 2
  • Banded Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 94
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 3
  • Pearl Crescent 24
  • American Lady 4
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Little Wood-Satyr 36
  • Common Wood-Nymph 2
  • Monarch 23
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Southern Cloudywing 1
  • Salt Marsh Skipper 10
  • Aaron's Skipper 26
  • Broad-winged Skipper 20
  • Dun Skipper 1

Will Kerling

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

Striped Hairstreak: a worn one; Eastern Tailed-Blue: saw a mated pair; Monarch: nectaring on Common Milkweed / a mated pair flying around

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 1
  • Orange Sulphur 46
  • Striped Hairstreak 1
  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 60
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • American Lady 40
  • Painted Lady 2
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Monarch 30
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 4

Will Kerling

Siegtown Road
Cape May County, NJ

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1

Massachusetts Butterfly Club & Stephen Mason

FPP - end of Airfield
Burlington County, NJ

male, still in decent condition, cooperative for photos

  • Dotted Skipper 1

Will Kerling

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

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Orange Sulphur 1

Massachusetts Butterfly Club & Stephen Mason

FPP - middle if Airfield
Burlington County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Shawn Wainwright

Silver Ridge in Toms River
Ocean County, NJ

  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • Little Wood-Satyr 3
  • Monarch 5

Massachusetts Butterfly Club & Stephen Mason

FPP - middle of Airfield
Burlington County, NJ

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1

Clay Sutton

Sutton's GDN in Goshen
Cape May County, NJ

  • Hackberry Emperor 1

Will Kerling

railroad tracks - CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1

Massachusetts Butterfly Club & Stephen Mason

FPP - beginning of Airfield
Burlington County, NJ

  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 8+

Will Kerling

S. Boyd St. - CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1

Stephen Mason

yard, Voorhees
Camden County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 5
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 3

Pat Sutton

Sutton's GDN in Goshen
Cape May County, NJ

  • American Snout 1

Will Kerling

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

Striped Hairstreak: third individual in this field; Monarch: very large

  • Clouded Sulphur 1
  • Orange Sulphur 26
  • Striped Hairstreak 1
  • Gray Hairstreak 2
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 32
  • American Lady 9
  • Painted Lady 1
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Monarch 10
  • Monarch 3
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 2

Sandra Keller

St. Mary's Jetty and St. Peter's Jetty.
Cape May County, NJ

They were migrating north separately as I watched the bay for a couple of hours. They were well out over the water.

  • Monarch 7

Will Kerling

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

  • Cabbage White 1

Shawn Wainwright

Silver Ridge in Toms River
Ocean County, NJ

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Little Wood-Satyr 2

Will Kerling

Avalon, NJ
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 4
  • Clouded Sulphur 1

Will Kerling

County Road from Rte. 9 to Avalon
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 4
  • Salt Marsh Skipper 1

Will Kerling

Sea Isle City - Roberts Ave.
Cape May County, NJ

flying south just over the water of the Townsend Inlet

  • Monarch 1