May 2010 Sightings

Matt Webster

My House
Camden County, NJ

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1

SJBC Field Trip Participants

Warren Grove & Chatsworth
Burlington County, NJ

Brown Elfin: very worn; Hoary Elfin: fairly worn; Eastern Pine Elfin: very worn; Holly Azure: at least; Duskywing sp.: at least

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 1
  • Hessel's Hairstreak 6
  • Brown Elfin 3
  • Hoary Elfin 20
  • Eastern Pine Elfin 3
  • Holly Azure 30
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • American Lady 1
  • Duskywing sp. 15
  • Sleepy Duskywing 7
  • Juvenal's Duskywing 7
  • Cobweb Skipper 12

Shawn Wainwright

My butterfly garden in Toms River
Ocean County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 2
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • American Lady 2

Dale Schweitzer

Port Norris, NJ
Cumberland County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 3

Chris Tonkinson and Will Kerling

just west of Wetlands Institute
Cape May County, NJ

crossing the road

  • Red Admiral 1

Matt Webster, Ron Fry

EB Forsythe NWR
Atlantic County, NJ

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Red Admiral 2
  • Monarch 1

Chris Tonkinson and Will Kerling

parkway just before Rio Grande exit
Cape May County, NJ

  • Orange Sulphur 1

Chris Tonkinson and Will Kerling

Wetlands Institute
Cape May County, NJ

probably a second one crossing the road, nearby

  • American Snout 1

Dale Schweitzer

Lizard Tail Swamp Preserve
Cape May County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1
  • Frosted Elfin 14
  • American Lady 2
  • Red Admiral 10
  • Juvenal's Duskywing 1
  • Horace's Duskywing 1
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 2

Dave Amadio

Backyard garden, West Deptford
Gloucester County, NJ

nectaring briefly on American Cranberry

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1

Dave Amadio

At work in Cherry Hill
Camden County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 3

Dale Schweitzer

Eldora
Cape May County, NJ

Holly Azure: a female ovipositing on Holly

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 5
  • Orange Sulphur 3
  • Holly Azure 1
  • American Lady 1

Shawn Wainwright, Jessica Wainwright, and Marcus Christodoro

My butterfly garden in Toms River
Ocean County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 4

Stephen Mason & Katie Montagnaro

Aerohaven Airport
Burlington County, NJ

  • Orange Sulphur 1

Stephen Mason & Katie Montagnaro

MossMill Rd, near Stockton
Atlantic County, NJ

in the drizzle

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1

Stephen Mason

my yard, Voorhees
Camden County, NJ

flushed in ~8inh grass a 8pm while mowing the lawn

  • Orange Sulphur 1

Matt Webster, Ron Fry

Higbee Beach
Cape May County, NJ

  • Clouded Sulphur 1
  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • American Snout 2
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • American Lady 2
  • Red Admiral 1

Chris Tonkinson and Will Kerling

Meadows - West Cape May
Cape May County, NJ

Black Swallowtail: a fresh male

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • American Lady 2
  • Painted Lady 1
  • Common Buckeye 1

Stephen Mason & Katie Montagnaro

Katie's yard, Marlton
Burlington County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Matt Webster, Ron Fry

West Cape May Impoundments
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Variegated Fritillary 1

Clay Sutton

Bivalve and Heislerville area
Cumberland County, NJ

noteworthy numbers (newly arrived migrants)

  • American Snout 30

Shawn Wainwright & Eric Reuter

Ocean County Administration Offices
Ocean County, NJ

Black Swallowtail: 19 species for the day!

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • American Copper 2

Dave Amadio

At work in Cherry Hill
Camden County, NJ

Zabulon Skipper: fresh male

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 2
  • Red Admiral 1
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 1

Matt Webster

Piney Hollow Preserve
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 2

Sandra Keller

Jame's Moore Rd. area
Cumberland County, NJ

No Clouded today!

  • Orange Sulphur 12

Sandra Keller

Ackley Rd.
Cumberland County, NJ

A male - my first in awhile!

  • Falcate Orangetip 1

Chris Tonkinson

Lizard Tail - large milkweed field
Cape May County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 3

Caroline DiGiovanni

Wawa parking lot corner of 539 & 9
Ocean County, NJ

dead, brought it home to id it.

  • American Lady 1

Shawn Wainwright & Eric Reuter

Silver Ridge in Toms River
Ocean County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 4
  • Cabbage White 3
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Eastern Pine Elfin 1
  • Blueberry Azure 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • Pearl Crescent 2
  • American Lady 3
  • Painted Lady 1
  • Red Admiral 1
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 2
  • Juvenal's Duskywing 1
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 1
  • Cobweb Skipper 2
  • Peck's Skipper 1

Dave Lord

Rea Farm
Cape May County, NJ

  • Red Admiral 2