March 2012 Sightings

Amy Gaberlein

CRE Garden - Goshen
Cape May County, NJ

  • Mourning Cloak 1

Cynthia Allen

CMCH off Hand Ave.
Cape May County, NJ

  • Orange Sulphur 1

Cynthia Allen

CMCH Mechanic St.
Cape May County, NJ

  • Orange Sulphur 1

Chip Krilowicz

Wharton SF Vincentown
Burlington County, NJ

  • Blueberry Azure 7
  • Eastern Comma 2

Jim Dowdell

Hidden Valley
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Orange Sulphur 40
  • Question Mark 1

Cynthia Allen

CMCH Dennisville Rd.
Cape May County, NJ

  • Orange Sulphur 1

Pat Sutton

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

Blueberry Azure: from 4:50-5:20 p.m.; Blueberry Azure: from 4:50-5:20 p.m., including 1 that went up into a Red Maple and nectared on a maple blossom for 10 minutes

  • Blueberry Azure 9
  • Blueberry Azure 2
  • Anglewing sp. 1

Cynthia Allen

Lizard Tail Swamp Preserve
Cape May County, NJ

Blueberry Azure: all marginata; Question Mark: interacting

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Azure, sp. 3
  • Blueberry Azure 3
  • Question Mark 2

Sandra Keller

Pedricktown area
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Orange Sulphur 2

Will Kerling

Lizard Tail Swamp Preserve
Cape May County, NJ

  • Question Mark 1
  • Mourning Cloak 1

Will Kerling

Rte. 9 and Avalon Boulevard nearby field
Cape May County, NJ

found a hiding male Orange Sulphur which hadn't dried off, yet - 4:15 pm

  • Orange Sulphur 1

D. Bittle, J. Gutsmuth, C.Herz

Trail behind picnic/parking area- BSF
Cape May County, NJ

Cloudy & cool

  • Blueberry Azure 1

D. Bittle, J. Gutsmuth, C.Herz

Heislerville WMA entrance dirt road
Cumberland County, NJ

  • Question Mark 2
  • Mourning Cloak 1

D. Bittle, J. Gutsmuth, C.Herz

Dirt Road to left just past Sunset Bridge - BSF
Cape May County, NJ

Cloudy & cool

  • Blueberry Azure 1

Will Kerling

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

  • Azure, sp. 1

Will Kerling

Lizard Tail Swamp Preserve
Cape May County, NJ

  • Mourning Cloak 1

Jim Dowdell

Fishing Creek
Cape May County, NJ

  • Question Mark 1
  • Mourning Cloak 2

Will Kerling

Rte 9 at entrance to Stone Harbor Golf Course
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Will Kerling

West Hand Avenue, CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Will Kerling

Rte. 9 and Avalon Boulevard nearby field
Cape May County, NJ

Orange Sulphur: despite the cloudy weather the field was lite up with sulphur activity!!

  • Cabbage White 2
  • Orange Sulphur 140

Will Kerling

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

  • Azure, sp. 3
  • Blueberry Azure 3
  • Mourning Cloak 1

Will Kerling

Rte. 9 and Avalon Boulevard nearby field
Cape May County, NJ

overcast, calm and 50 degrees / all, but two Orange Sulphurs were flushed or seen basking at an angle to the sun for warmth

  • Orange Sulphur 77

Jesse Connor

Our garden, Port Republic
Atlantic County, NJ

Black Swallowtail: male, so fresh wings not yet dried; photo'd (12:45 pm)

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 2

Brian Johnson

Railroad Tracks along the Mauricetown Causeway
Cumberland County, NJ

very worn

  • American Lady 1

Jack Connor

Old Port Road, Port Republic
Atlantic County, NJ

  • Question Mark 1

Dale Schweitzer

Millville, NJ
Cumberland County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 10
  • Mourning Cloak 1

Shawn Wainwright

Just driving around Toms River
Ocean County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 11

Cynthia Allen

Belleplain State Forest-Goosekill Trail
Cape May County, NJ

Blueberry Azure: all marginata that I could see

  • Henry's Elfin 1
  • Blueberry Azure 14

Dave Amadio

Exit 26 Rt. 295
Camden County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Will Kerling

Dirt Road to left just past Sunset Bridge - BSF
Cape May County, NJ

Henry's Elfin: emerging from chrysalides / digital images; Eastern Pine Elfin: fresh out and very small and dark - digital images; Blueberry Azure: 4 marginata (2 of these were mating - digital images), 2 lucia and the rest due to heat wouldn't land for a ventral observation; Question Mark: a very worn one visiting a deer carcass for juices

  • Henry's Elfin 7
  • Eastern Pine Elfin 1
  • Blueberry Azure 26
  • Holly Azure 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 2
  • Question Mark 3