May 2010 Sightings

Jack Connor

various spots in Port Republic
Atlantic County, NJ

American Lady: couldn't find any cardui

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 4
  • American Lady 20

Jesse Connor

our garden Port Republic
Atlantic County, NJ

Silver-spotted Skipper: laying eggs on locust

  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 1

Dave Amadio

Backyard garden, West Deptford
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Red Admiral 2

Jack Connor

Old NY Rd Port Rep
Atlantic County, NJ

flying and puddling with admirals & ladies

  • Red-spotted Purple 5

Chris Herz

Audubon, backyard garden
Camden County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 1
  • Red Admiral 1

Dale Schweitzer

near Pomona, NJ
Atlantic County, NJ

freshly eclosed male

  • Dun Skipper 1

Dave Amadio

At work in Cherry Hill
Camden County, NJ

Peck's Skipper: nectaring on dandelion; Zabulon Skipper: males

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • Red Admiral 4
  • Zabulon Skipper 2
  • Least Skipper 12
  • Peck's Skipper 1

Stephen Mason

my yard, Voorhees
Camden County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 2
  • American Lady 2
  • Red Admiral 2

J&J Connor

various spots in Port Republic
Atlantic County, NJ

most flying north in a.m.. one laying eggs in garden nettle

  • Red Admiral 40

Will Kerling

Siegtown Road
Cape May County, NJ

  • Little Wood-Satyr 2

Will Kerling

Lizard Tail Swamp Preserve
Cape May County, NJ

Question Mark: summer form; Common Buckeye: one nectaring on White Sweet Clover; Red-spotted Purple: a female egg laying on Chokecherry trees; Southern Cloudywing: one nectaring on Red Sweet Clover

  • Frosted Elfin 1
  • Azure, sp. 2
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • Question Mark 1
  • American Lady 7
  • Red Admiral 7
  • Common Buckeye 5
  • Red-spotted Purple 1
  • Viceroy 1
  • Little Wood-Satyr 28
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Southern Cloudywing 3
  • Least Skipper 6

Will Kerling

downtown CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

  • Red Admiral 1

Jack Connor

Kennedy Farm Stockton
Atlantic County, NJ

American Lady: no admirals seen despite large patch of nettle; pm different?

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 2
  • American Lady 8
  • Southern Cloudywing 1
  • Peck's Skipper 1

Mike Logan

Dennisville RR tracks
Cape May County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 5
  • Cabbage White 2
  • Red-spotted Purple 4
  • Duskywing sp. 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 9

Will Kerling

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

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • American Lady 1
  • Red Admiral 1

Cynthia Allen

My garden in CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

female nectaring on S. nemorosa

  • Zabulon Skipper 1

Stephen Mason

Ashland Patco stop
Camden County, NJ

following the train tracks

  • Red Admiral 2

Mike Logan

Beaver Dam Rd., Dennis
Cape May County, NJ

  • Red Admiral 1

Will Kerling

Avalon Golf Links Hole # 17
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Red Admiral 2

Chip Krilowicz

Delaware River/Pennsauken
Camden County, NJ

  • Red Admiral 53

Will Kerling

Lizard Tail Swamp Preserve
Cape May County, NJ

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 1
  • Frosted Elfin 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 3
  • American Snout 1
  • Question Mark 1
  • American Lady 2
  • Red Admiral 2
  • Common Buckeye 4
  • Red-spotted Purple 1
  • Viceroy 1
  • Little Wood-Satyr 44
  • Southern Cloudywing 2
  • Zabulon Skipper 2
  • Least Skipper 3

Will Kerling

downtown CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

  • Question Mark 2
  • Red Admiral 4
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1

Will Kerling

Belleplain State Forest
Cape May County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 2
  • Red-spotted Purple 2
  • Little Wood-Satyr 1

Dave Amadio

Backyard garden, West Deptford
Gloucester County, NJ

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail: on yellow lantana; Red Admiral: most often on ripened fruit; Zabulon Skipper: male

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Red Admiral 3
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 1

Will Kerling

Woodbine - Rte. 550 toward Rte. 9
Cape May County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1

Will Kerling

CRE Garden - Goshen
Cape May County, NJ

Zabulon Skipper: a fresh female

  • American Snout 1
  • American Lady 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 4
  • Least Skipper 4

Cynthia Allen

My garden in CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

only b-fly in the garden today

  • Dun Skipper 1

Keith and Jackie Parker, Chris Tonkinson and Will Kerling

Cape May Point State Park
Cape May County, NJ

Black Swallowtail: very fresh, colorful male; Zabulon Skipper: fresh male

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 2
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • American Lady 3
  • Zabulon Skipper 1

Dave Amadio

Backyard garden, West Deptford
Gloucester County, NJ

Zabulon Skipper: male

  • Question Mark 1
  • Red Admiral 3
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 1

Sandra Keller

Floodgates
Gloucester County, NJ

Red Admiral: Most just along the dike. Resting I guess.; Least Skipper: In the tall grass along the south dike.

  • Red Admiral 17
  • Least Skipper 8