August 2010 Sightings

Will Kerling

Sea Isle City, NJ
Cape May County, NJ

Black Swallowtail: a male; Red Admiral: flew across Townsends Inlet to the west

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 1
  • Red Admiral 1

Will Kerling

Avalon, NJ
Cape May County, NJ

Black Swallowtail: a male

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 6
  • Orange Sulphur 1

Will Kerling

Avalon Golf Links Hole # 17
Cape May County, NJ

nectaring on Mimosa blossoms

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1

Dave Amadio

Backyard garden
Gloucester County, NJ

Black Swallowtail: male; Sachem: fresh male; Zabulon Skipper: 5 males 1 female

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 6
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 3
  • Cabbage White 2
  • Red-spotted Purple 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 2
  • Zabulon Skipper 6
  • Little Glassywing 1
  • Sachem 1
  • Dun Skipper 1

Will Kerling

Wetlands Institute
Cape May County, NJ

Black Swallowtail: a male

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 10
  • American Lady 1
  • Monarch 1
  • Broad-winged Skipper 7

Will Kerling

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

Common Buckeye: nectaring on Lavender; Dun Skipper: nectaring on Lantana

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 2
  • Cabbage White 1
  • Common Buckeye 2
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 8
  • Broad-winged Skipper 2
  • Dun Skipper 2

Chris Herz

Gloucester Cty Coll.(GCC) Comm. garden & field
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1

Dave Amadio

At work in Cherry Hill
Camden County, NJ

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail: including 1 dark female; Pearl Crescent: 1 nectaring on Swamp Milkweed; Zabulon Skipper: 6 males 1 female

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Cabbage White 2
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • Pearl Crescent 2
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 2
  • Zabulon Skipper 7
  • Least Skipper 1
  • Peck's Skipper 2
  • Broad-winged Skipper 1

Will Kerling

Avalon, NJ
Cape May County, NJ

Black Swallowtail: males; Viceroy: both fresh / north end of Dune Drive

  • Black Swallowtail 2
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 6
  • Viceroy 2
  • Monarch 1

Jean Gutsmuth

Crows Woods garden
Camden County, NJ

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 3
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 2
  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • Common Buckeye 2
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 6
  • Zabulon Skipper 1
  • Sachem 1
  • Dun Skipper 1

Chris Herz

GCC Comm. garden & field
Gloucester County, NJ

Silver-spotted Skipper: 5 on loosestrife outside of library; Common Checkered-Skipper: mostly on white clover; Peck's Skipper: on red clover by parking lot; Sachem: on red clover by parking lot; Zabulon Skipper: female, on red clover by parking lot

  • Black Swallowtail 2
  • Cabbage White 33
  • Clouded Sulphur 4
  • Orange Sulphur 8
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 8
  • Pearl Crescent 18
  • Common Buckeye 3
  • Monarch 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 6
  • Common Checkered-Skipper 35
  • Common Sootywing 13
  • Zabulon Skipper 1
  • Peck's Skipper 4
  • Sachem 5

Will Kerling

county road to CMCH from downtown Stone Harbor
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Monarch 1

Will Kerling

Stone Harbor, NJ
Cape May County, NJ

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

Will Kerling

downtown CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

Black Swallowtail: female and a male

  • Black Swallowtail 2
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 5
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 5

Will Kerling

Avalon Golf Links Hole # 17
Cape May County, NJ

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail: nectaring on Mimosa blossoms; Spicebush Swallowtail: nectaring on Mimosa blossoms

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1

Will Kerling

N. Boyd St. Garden - CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

Zabulon Skipper: a male

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 4
  • Zabulon Skipper 1
  • Broad-winged Skipper 1

Pat & Clay Sutton

Sutton's garden in Goshen
Cape May County, NJ

Tawny Emperor: on dish of gooey fruit; Common Wood-Nymph: on dish of gooey fruit

  • American Snout 1
  • Tawny Emperor 1
  • Common Wood-Nymph 1

Will Kerling

Sea Isle City, NJ
Cape May County, NJ

Black Swallowtail: males; Painted Lady: nectaring on Buddleia

  • Black Swallowtail 2
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 4
  • Painted Lady 1
  • Red Admiral 3

Will Kerling

Rte. 601 to downtown Avalon
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 2
  • Broad-winged Skipper 1

Dave Amadio

Backyard garden
Gloucester County, NJ

Red-banded Hairstreak: on mountain mint; Question Mark: flew in after 7 p.m.; Zabulon Skipper: 5 males 2 females

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 3
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 4
  • Cabbage White 2
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1
  • Question Mark 1
  • Monarch 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 2
  • Zabulon Skipper 7
  • Sachem 2
  • Dun Skipper 2

Will Kerling

Avalon Golf Links Hole # 17
Cape May County, NJ

Variegated Fritillary: nectaring on Lantana

  • Variegated Fritillary 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 7

Will Kerling

Sea Isle City, NJ
Cape May County, NJ

Monarch: all nectaring on Buddleia

  • Cabbage White 2
  • Monarch 3

Will Kerling

Leaming's Run
Cape May County, NJ

Black Swallowtail: both males; Red-banded Hairstreak: on Mountain Mint; Sachem: a male; Zabulon Skipper: four females

  • Black Swallowtail 2
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 15
  • Cabbage White 14
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1
  • Gray Hairstreak 2
  • Pearl Crescent 2
  • Question Mark 1
  • American Lady 2
  • Common Buckeye 3
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 21
  • Hayhurst's Scallopwing 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 14
  • Salt Marsh Skipper 1
  • Swarthy Skipper 1
  • Least Skipper 3
  • Tawny-edged Skipper 1
  • Northern Broken-Dash 1
  • Little Glassywing 2
  • Sachem 1
  • Delaware Skipper 2
  • Broad-winged Skipper 18
  • Dun Skipper 5

Will Kerling

Rte. 601 to downtown Avalon
Cape May County, NJ

  • Common Buckeye 1

Pat & Clay Sutton

Sutton's garden in Goshen
Cape May County, NJ

Question Mark: on dish of gooey fruit; Red Admiral: on dish of gooey fruit; Red-spotted Purple: on dish of gooey fruit; Common Wood-Nymph: on dish of gooey fruit

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 4
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 3
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 3
  • American Snout 1
  • Question Mark 2
  • American Lady 1
  • Red Admiral 1
  • Red-spotted Purple 3
  • Common Wood-Nymph 1
  • Monarch 2
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 25
  • Zabulon Skipper 1
  • Dun Skipper 1

Dave Amadio

At work in Cherry Hill
Camden County, NJ

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail: dark female; Zabulon Skipper: 3 males 2 females

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 3
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • Question Mark 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 5
  • Least Skipper 1
  • Peck's Skipper 1
  • Broad-winged Skipper 1

Will Kerling

Leaming's Run to Avalon Golf Links via Rte. 9
Cape May County, NJ

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 2
  • Cabbage White 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 3

Will Kerling

N. Boyd St. Garden - CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

Silver-spotted Skipper: one nectaring on Daphne; Zabulon Skipper: one female

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 2
  • Cabbage White 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 2
  • Zabulon Skipper 3
  • Broad-winged Skipper 2

Will Kerling

Avalon, NJ
Cape May County, NJ

Black Swallowtail: a worn female

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Monarch 2

Will Kerling

downtown CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 6
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