October 2010 Sightings

Will Kerling

Stites Avenue Garden
Cape May County, NJ

Cloudless Sulphur: nectaring on Pineapple Sage

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Cloudless Sulphur 3
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • Red Admiral 1
  • Common Buckeye 2
  • Monarch 2
  • Sachem 1

Will Kerling

Avalon Golf Links Hole # 17
Cape May County, NJ

White M Hairstreak: worn male; Red-banded Hairstreak: They come out early each day.; Pearl Crescent: total rag

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Cloudless Sulphur 1
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 14
  • White M Hairstreak 1
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Sachem 1

Will Kerling

Cape May, NJ
Cape May County, NJ

  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Monarch 2

Dale Schweitzer

Port Norris, NJ
Cumberland County, NJ

Question Mark: all at fruit or moth bait; Red Admiral: all at fruit or moth bait

  • Question Mark 25
  • Red Admiral 20

Chris Tonkinson

Cape May, NJ
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cloudless Sulphur 1

Will Kerling

Cape May Point, NJ
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 2
  • Cloudless Sulphur 4
  • American Snout 1
  • Question Mark 2
  • Red Admiral 12
  • Common Buckeye 3
  • Monarch 9

Will Kerling

Pavilion Circle
Cape May County, NJ

Question Mark: one large Elm had 20 or more QMs and Ras on it!; Monarch: one mated pair; Fiery Skipper: fairly fresh males

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Orange Sulphur 2
  • Question Mark 8
  • American Lady 5
  • Red Admiral 35
  • Common Buckeye 2
  • Monarch 17
  • Fiery Skipper 2
  • Sachem 6

Chris Tonkinson and Will Kerling

Pavilion Circle
Cape May County, NJ

Question Mark: on sap from a woodpecker's work - big Elm Tree; Red Admiral: 8 plus on sap - big Elm Tree

  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Question Mark 4
  • American Lady 1
  • Red Admiral 12
  • Monarch 2

Pat & Clay Sutton

Sutton's garden in Goshen
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Cloudless Sulphur 1
  • Question Mark 2
  • American Lady 1
  • Red Admiral 3
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Monarch 1
  • Sachem 4

Chris Tonkinson and Will Kerling

Triangle Garden
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cloudless Sulphur 1
  • Red Admiral 5
  • Common Buckeye 2
  • Monarch 7
  • Sachem 16

Chris Tonkinson and Will Kerling

Coral and Cambridge Garden
Cape May County, NJ

  • Monarch 1

Will Kerling

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

Red Admiral: nectaring on Buddleia

  • American Lady 1
  • Red Admiral 1
  • Common Buckeye 3
  • Sachem 12

Chris Tonkinson and Will Kerling

Meadows - TNC
Cape May County, NJ

Variegated Fritillary: rag nectaring on Seaside Goldenrod; Question Mark: taking in sap from a Groundsel Tree; Red Admiral: taking in sap from a Groundsel Tree

  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Variegated Fritillary 1
  • Question Mark 2
  • Red Admiral 3
  • Common Buckeye 2

Chris Tonkinson and Will Kerling

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

  • Orange Sulphur 1

Will Kerling

Avalon Golf Links Hole # 17
Cape May County, NJ

White M Hairstreak: worn male; Pearl Crescent: rag female

  • Cloudless Sulphur 1
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 12
  • White M Hairstreak 1
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • Common Buckeye 2
  • Monarch 1
  • Sachem 1

Will Kerling

Moore Road - CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

Orange Sulphur: nectaring on Dandelion

  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Monarch 3
  • Sachem 7

Dale Schweitzer

Eldora
Cape May County, NJ

  • Common Buckeye 2

Will Kerling

downtown CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Sachem 3

Dave Amadio

At work in Cherry Hill
Camden County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 2
  • Clouded Sulphur 1
  • Orange Sulphur 2
  • Common Buckeye 1

Will Kerling

Rte. 9 between zoo entrance and Avalon Golf Links
Cape May County, NJ

Cloudless Sulphur: flying near red flowers per usual; Red Admiral: nectaring on Buddleia

  • Cloudless Sulphur 1
  • Red Admiral 3
  • Common Buckeye 2
  • Monarch 3
  • Sachem 6

Will Kerling

Crest Haven Road - CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

  • Sachem 3

Dave Amadio

Backyard, W.Deptford
Gloucester County, NJ

Sachem: 2 males & 1 fem.

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Sachem 3

Will Kerling

Lizard Tail Swamp Preserve
Cape May County, NJ

Little Yellow: some fresh ones!; Eastern Tailed-Blue: one female

  • Orange Sulphur 2
  • Cloudless Sulphur 1
  • Little Yellow 7
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1
  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 3
  • Variegated Fritillary 1
  • Pearl Crescent 2
  • American Lady 1
  • Common Buckeye 137

Will Kerling

Moore Road - CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

Cabbage White: nectaring on Dandelion

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Common Buckeye 2
  • Sachem 4

Will Kerling

downtown CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

  • Sachem 1

Will Kerling

Avalon Golf Links Hole # 17
Cape May County, NJ

White M Hairstreak: rag; Red-banded Hairstreak: one fresh out of the chrysalis; Pearl Crescent: both worn females

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Cloudless Sulphur 2
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 16
  • White M Hairstreak 1
  • Gray Hairstreak 3
  • Pearl Crescent 2
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Sachem 1

Dale Schweitzer

Port Norris, NJ Yard
Cumberland County, NJ

  • Question Mark 2
  • Red Admiral 3

Will Kerling

Avalon Golf Links Hole # 17
Cape May County, NJ

Cabbage White: two nectaring on Dandelion; White M Hairstreak: a male

  • Cabbage White 4
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 10
  • White M Hairstreak 1
  • Common Buckeye 2
  • Sachem 13

Jim Dowdell

Villas Garden
Cape May County, NJ

  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1

Will Kerling

CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

  • Monarch 1