May 2010 Sightings

Dale Schweitzer

Port Norris, NJ
Cumberland County, NJ

  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1

Jean Gutsmuth

Palmyra Cove Nature Park
Burlington County, NJ

Red Admiral: Estimate; probably many more.

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 3
  • American Lady 2
  • Red Admiral 50
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1

Chris Tonkinson and Will Kerling

Nummy Island
Cape May County, NJ

  • Red Admiral 5

Shawn Wainwright & Eric Reuter

Silver Ridge in Toms River
Ocean County, NJ

Red-banded Hairstreak: All on one trail!; Cobweb Skipper: female flying in circles with a male Sachem; Sachem: male flying in circles with a female Cobweb Skipper

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 8
  • Cabbage White 2
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 20
  • Eastern Pine Elfin 1
  • Azure, sp. 1
  • Holly Azure 1
  • Question Mark 1
  • American Lady 18
  • Red Admiral 31
  • Red-spotted Purple 2
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 6
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 1
  • Cobweb Skipper 1
  • Sachem 1

Chris Tonkinson and Will Kerling

Hereford Inlet Garden
Cape May County, NJ

They are literally in every environment!!

  • Red Admiral 2

Chris Tonkinson and Will Kerling

Belleplain State Forest
Cape May County, NJ

Azure, sp.: maybe, Edward's Azure

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 6
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 24
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 2
  • Azure, sp. 2
  • Holly Azure 3
  • American Lady 1
  • Red Admiral 52
  • Red-spotted Purple 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 3

Chris Tonkinson and Will Kerling

Avalon Golf Links to Rte. 550 via Rte. 9
Cape May County, NJ

  • Red Admiral 3

Chris Tonkinson and Will Kerling

Avalon Golf Links Hole # 17
Cape May County, NJ

  • Red Admiral 1

Chris Tonkinson and Will Kerling

Route 550 - Rte. 9 to Woodbine
Cape May County, NJ

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Red Admiral 4

Dave Amadio

Backyard garden, West Deptford
Gloucester County, NJ

Question Mark: on ripened fruit; Red Admiral: likely more, only reported those seen at one time; American Snout: always near the Hackberry

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • American Snout 2
  • Question Mark 1
  • Red Admiral 6
  • Hayhurst's Scallopwing 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 2

Jack Connor

roadside, Port Republic
Atlantic County, NJ

  • Question Mark 1

Shawn Wainwright & Jessica Wainwright

Near the J.C.Penney entrance at the Ocean County Mall
Ocean County, NJ

  • Red Admiral 3

Sandra Keller and Chris Herz and others

Glassboro Woods WMA
Gloucester County, NJ

Red Admiral: Nice to see here also after Sat!

  • Red Admiral 4
  • Little Wood-Satyr 2

Chris Tonkinson and Will Kerling

Avalon marsh system enroute to downtown Avalon
Cape May County, NJ

almost hit the front windshield

  • Red Admiral 1

Dave Amadio

At work in Cherry Hill
Camden County, NJ

  • Red Admiral 2
  • Least Skipper 4
  • Peck's Skipper 1

Shawn Wainwright & Jessica Wainwright

On the way to the Ocean County mall - Hooper Ave.
Ocean County, NJ

  • Red Admiral 4

Will Kerling

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

  • Lady sp. 1
  • Sachem 1

Dave Amadio

At work in Cherry Hill
Camden County, NJ

  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1
  • Red Admiral 1
  • Least Skipper 2

Will Kerling

downtown CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

  • Red Admiral 3

Will Kerling

Meadows - West Cape May
Cape May County, NJ

Black Swallowtail: a rag female / egg laying; American Lady: nectaring on Chokecherry blossoms; Red Admiral: nectaring on Chokecherry blossoms

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • American Lady 7
  • Red Admiral 8

Will Kerling

Cape May, NJ
Cape May County, NJ

  • Red Admiral 2

Will Kerling

Rio Grande, NJ
Cape May County, NJ

  • Red Admiral 3

Will Kerling

Northwood Center - Cape May Point
Cape May County, NJ

  • Red Admiral 1

Will Kerling

Cold Springs Bike Path
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Red Admiral 5

Jack Connor

Stockton woods
Atlantic County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Red Admiral 8

Pat Amadio

Backyard garden, West Deptford
Gloucester County, NJ

on ripened fruit

  • Red Admiral 1

Will Kerling

Avalon Golf Links Hole # 17
Cape May County, NJ

  • Red Admiral 3

Chris Herz

Palmyra Cove N. P.
Burlington County, NJ

Zabulon Skipper: all males

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 23
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • Question Mark 1
  • American Lady 2
  • Red Admiral 251
  • Viceroy 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 2
  • Zabulon Skipper 5
  • Least Skipper 1

Dale Schweitzer

Pomona, NJ
Atlantic County, NJ

  • Sachem 2

Sandra Keller

Riverwinds
Gloucester County, NJ

They were everywhere around the whole complex.

  • Red Admiral 53