April 2011 Sightings

C. Herz & M. Russell

Wheelabrator Refuge, Westville
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Shawn Wainwright

My backyard in Toms River
Ocean County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Chip Krilowicz

Home Haddonfield
Camden County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Chip Krilowicz

Franklin Parker Preserve
Burlington County, NJ

  • Blueberry Azure 13
  • Eastern Comma 3

Will Kerling

Lizard Tail Swamp Preserve
Cape May County, NJ

Henry's Elfin: fresh one landing on different young pines; Blueberry Azure: one was form violacea

  • Henry's Elfin 1
  • Blueberry Azure 4
  • Question Mark 2

Dave Amadio

Wheelabrator Refuge, Westville
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Anglewing sp. 1
  • Eastern Comma 1
  • Mourning Cloak 1

Will Kerling

Beaver Dam Road off Gravel Hole Road
Cape May County, NJ

Henry's Elfin: fresh ones / two were puddling; Blueberry Azure: form marginata - at least 4 / most azures were actively flying about

  • Henry's Elfin 3
  • Blueberry Azure 12
  • Question Mark 1
  • Eastern Comma 2
  • Mourning Cloak 2

S. Keller, D. Johnson, C. Herz

Heiserville WMA
Cumberland County, NJ

  • Mourning Cloak 2

Dave Amadio

Rt 295 South Exit 28
Camden County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 2

Jack Connor

our yard in Port Republic
Atlantic County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

S. Keller, D. Johnson, C. Herz

Hansey's Creek Rd.
Cumberland County, NJ

Clouded Sulphur: open field area; Elfin sp.: probably Henry's; Blueberry Azure: form marginata

  • Clouded Sulphur 3
  • Elfin sp. 1
  • Blueberry Azure 1
  • Blueberry Azure 1
  • Anglewing sp. 1
  • Mourning Cloak 5

Jean Gutsmuth

Brigantine Wildlife Refuge
Atlantic County, NJ

near Experimental Pond

  • Mourning Cloak 2

Jack Connor

Old Port Road, Port Republic
Atlantic County, NJ

Blueberry Azure: 3 "lucia"; others seen well "marginata"; Anglewing sp.: probably a comma by size

  • Henry's Elfin 2
  • Blueberry Azure 25
  • Anglewing sp. 1

Dale Schweitzer

Dorchester
Cumberland County, NJ

fighting along Rte. 47

  • Orange Sulphur 2

Cynthia Allen

Beaver Dam Road off Gravel Hole Road
Cape May County, NJ

Elfin sp.: Flying/likely Henry's; Blueberry Azure: All marginata that I could see

  • Elfin sp. 1
  • Blueberry Azure 6
  • Eastern Comma 2
  • Mourning Cloak 1

Bill Schuhl

Coral and Cambridge Ave., Cape May Point
Cape May County, NJ

  • Mourning Cloak 1

Sam Galick/Tom Reed

Between Dias Creek n Green Creek
Cape May County, NJ

Flying beside Rt. 47

  • Cabbage White

Sam Galick/Tom Reed

Beanery
Cape May County, NJ

Flying in the first field from parking lot

  • Orange Sulphur 1

Jean Gutsmuth

Haddon Heights yard
Camden County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Dave Amadio

Rt 608 Aura
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 2

C. Herz

Audubon backyard garden
Camden County, NJ

  • Blueberry Azure 1

Dave Amadio

At work in Cherry Hill
Camden County, NJ

1st butterfly observed here for 2011

  • Cabbage White 1

Sam Galick/Tom Reed

Belleplain State Forest
Cape May County, NJ

Elfin sp.: Flushed from road; Blueberry Azure: Flushed from road; Question Mark: Flushed from road; Eastern Comma: Flushed from road; Anglewing sp.: Flushed from road; Mourning Cloak: Flushed from road

  • Elfin sp. 6
  • Blueberry Azure 13
  • Anglewing sp. 5
  • Question Mark 4
  • Eastern Comma 1
  • Mourning Cloak 11

Jessica Wainwright

My backyard in Toms River
Ocean County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Bret Roberts

Heiserville WMA
Cumberland County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Holly Azure 6
  • Eastern Comma 3
  • Mourning Cloak 4

Dale Schweitzer

Eldora
Cape May County, NJ

Henry's Elfin: 4 way aerial combat approx. 20 feet up a pine; Blueberry Azure: a mated pair; Question Mark: an Eastern Comma, a Henry's Elfin and a Mourning Cloak were nectaring on Red Maple flowers; Mourning Cloak: one Mourning Cloak ovipositing on Hackberry

  • Cabbage White 2
  • Henry's Elfin 9
  • Blueberry Azure 3
  • Question Mark 1
  • Eastern Comma 5
  • Mourning Cloak 5

Jesse Connor

yard, Port Republic
Atlantic County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Cynthia Allen

My yard in CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

Flying/likely Henry's

  • Elfin sp. 1

Dave Amadio

Glassboro WMA
Gloucester County, NJ

Blueberry Azure: mostly marginata, at least 2 lucia; Eastern Comma: mostly fresh, but one road killed

  • Henry's Elfin 9
  • Blueberry Azure 16
  • Eastern Comma 11
  • Mourning Cloak 2

Dave Amadio

Salem WMA Rt45 access point
Salem County, NJ

Holly Azure: nectaring on Hoary Bittercress & Red dead nettle ( will be sending pics to Kerling for his opinion )

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Blueberry Azure 2
  • Holly Azure 1