August 2010 Sightings

Dave Amadio

Backyard garden
Gloucester County, NJ

Black Swallowtail: male; Eastern Tiger Swallowtail: including 1 dark female; Horace's Duskywing: fresh male on Buddleia

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 5
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 3
  • Cabbage White 5
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 3
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • Red Admiral 2
  • Red-spotted Purple 1
  • Monarch 2
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 2
  • Horace's Duskywing 1
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 6
  • Sachem 3
  • Dun Skipper 2

Dave Amadio

Mood's Farm Market
Gloucester County, NJ

includes 1 dark female

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 3

Will Kerling

downtown CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Monarch 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1

Dave Amadio

Backyard garden
Gloucester County, NJ

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail: includes 1 dark female; Cabbage White: mostly nectaring on Agastache; Red-spotted Purple: on ripened fruit; Common Sootywing: nectaring on yellow lantana; Zabulon Skipper: 4 males 4 females

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 5
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 6
  • Cabbage White 5
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 2
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • Red Admiral 2
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Red-spotted Purple 2
  • Monarch 3
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 4
  • Horace's Duskywing 1
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 3
  • Common Sootywing 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 8
  • Little Glassywing 1
  • Sachem 5
  • Dun Skipper 2

Pat & Clay Sutton

Sutton's garden in Goshen
Cape May County, NJ

Question Mark: on dish of gooey fruit; Tawny Emperor: on dish of gooey fruit

  • Black Swallowtail 4
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 5
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 3
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 2
  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • American Snout 1
  • Pearl Crescent 4
  • Question Mark 4
  • American Lady 1
  • Common Buckeye 10
  • Red-spotted Purple 1
  • Tawny Emperor 1
  • Monarch 4
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 20
  • Aaron's Skipper 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 1
  • Salt Marsh Skipper 1
  • Least Skipper 2
  • Sachem 1

Dave Amadio

Rt 77
Salem County, NJ

  • Clouded Sulphur 2
  • Orange Sulphur 2
  • Monarch 1

Will Kerling

Avalon, NJ
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 4

Will Kerling

Avalon, NJ
Cape May County, NJ

  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Monarch 3
  • Sachem 2

Will Kerling

Rte. 601 toward downtown Avalon
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 10
  • Common Buckeye 1

Dave Amadio

Woodstown
Salem County, NJ

nectaring on white clover

  • Gray Hairstreak 1

Will Kerling

Sea Isle City, NJ
Cape May County, NJ

Monarch: 8 Monarchs nectaring on Russian Sage in one backyard!!

  • Black Swallowtail 2
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 7
  • American Lady 1
  • Red Admiral 3
  • Common Buckeye 3
  • Monarch 21
  • Broad-winged Skipper 2

Will Kerling

Avalon Golf Links Hole # 17
Cape May County, NJ

Spicebush Swallowtail: one nectaring on Cardinal Flower; Gray Hairstreak: nectaring on Lantana; 'Summer' Spring Azure: nectaring on Water Willow; Tawny-edged Skipper: 51st species for the Links; Zabulon Skipper: 4 females

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 9
  • Orange Sulphur 2
  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • American Lady 1
  • Common Buckeye 3
  • Monarch 7
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 15
  • Zabulon Skipper 14
  • Salt Marsh Skipper 2
  • Least Skipper 8
  • Tawny-edged Skipper 1
  • Sachem 17
  • Broad-winged Skipper 1
  • Dun Skipper 5

Dave Amadio

Rt 40
Salem County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Cabbage White 3
  • Clouded Sulphur 4

Dave Amadio

Mullica Hill
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Silver-spotted Skipper 3
  • Sachem 1

Will Kerling

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

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail: nectaring on Buddleia

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 2

Will Kerling

Sea Isle City, NJ
Cape May County, NJ

Question Mark: nectaring on Buddleia; Painted Lady: nectaring on Buddleia

  • Black Swallowtail 2
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 5
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • Question Mark 1
  • American Lady 3
  • Painted Lady 1
  • Red Admiral 6
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Monarch 8
  • Sachem 1

Will Kerling

Avalon Golf Links Hole # 17
Cape May County, NJ

Red-banded Hairstreak: nectaring on Water Willow; Monarch: nectaring on Water Willow; Horace's Duskywing: very worn; Delaware Skipper: rag; Zabulon Skipper: one female

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 2
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1
  • Gray Hairstreak 2
  • American Lady 1
  • Common Buckeye 2
  • Monarch 2
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 16
  • Horace's Duskywing 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 7
  • Least Skipper 4
  • Sachem 21
  • Delaware Skipper 1
  • Broad-winged Skipper 1
  • Dun Skipper 5

Will Kerling

Avalon, NJ
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 3
  • Orange Sulphur 1

Will Kerling

Rte. 601 toward Rte. 9 from downtown Avalon
Cape May County, NJ

Cloudless Sulphur: first Phoebis sennae of the year north on Cape May for me

  • Cabbage White 3
  • Cloudless Sulphur 1

Dave Amadio

Hessian Ave. Verga
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1

Will Kerling

downtown CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Sachem 1

Chris Tonkinson

CRE Garden - Goshen
Cape May County, NJ

  • Black Swallowtail 2
  • Monarch 1

Will Kerling

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

Tawny-edged Skipper: very worn; Sachem: They are finally here in numbers!!; Broad-winged Skipper: nectaring on Water Willow

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • American Lady 1
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Red-spotted Purple 2
  • Monarch 6
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 3
  • Tawny-edged Skipper 1
  • Sachem 32
  • Broad-winged Skipper 4

Dave Amadio

Backyard garden
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 4
  • Red Admiral 2
  • Monarch 1
  • Sachem 1

Dave Amadio

Backyard garden
Gloucester County, NJ

Spicebush Swallowtail: obs. 2 males courting a female; Eastern Tailed-Blue: nectaring on an early flowering New England Aster flower; Question Mark: on ripened fruit; Eastern Comma: on ripened fruit; Red Admiral: 20 sp. today; Red-spotted Purple: on ripened fruit; Hackberry Emperor: nectaring on Buddleia & ripened fruit; Monarch: 2 males 1 female laying eggs on C.Milkweed; Zabulon Skipper: 5 males 3 females

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 5
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 4
  • Cabbage White 5
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • Question Mark 1
  • Eastern Comma 1
  • Red Admiral 4
  • Common Buckeye 2
  • Red-spotted Purple 2
  • Hackberry Emperor 1
  • Monarch 3
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 3
  • Horace's Duskywing 1
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 2
  • Zabulon Skipper 8
  • Peck's Skipper 1
  • Sachem 6
  • Dun Skipper 4

Will Kerling

Avalon Golf Links Hole # 17
Cape May County, NJ

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Sachem 8
  • Dun Skipper 1

Will Kerling

Wetlands Institute
Cape May County, NJ

Gray Hairstreak: one of the tornal areas missing

  • Cabbage White 3
  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Monarch 3
  • Broad-winged Skipper 4

Pat & Clay Sutton

Sutton's garden in Goshen
Cape May County, NJ

  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 2

Will Kerling

Avalon, NJ
Cape May County, NJ

Zabulon Skipper: males

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 2
  • Cabbage White 7
  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • American Lady 2
  • Monarch 3
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 2
  • Zabulon Skipper 2
  • Sachem 7

Will Kerling

Stone Harbor, NJ
Cape May County, NJ

Painted Lady: fresh one - large

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 2
  • American Lady 3
  • Painted Lady 1
  • Common Buckeye 3
  • Monarch 5
  • Sachem 11
  • Broad-winged Skipper 4
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