March 2012 Sightings

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

Sandra Keller & Dave Amadio

Wheelabrator Refuge, Westville
Gloucester County, NJ

Orange Sulphur: in the same field as the above mentioned ETB. Never seen Azures in this field, but usually abundant with ETB's

  • Cabbage White 12
  • Orange Sulphur 2
  • Mourning Cloak 1

Sandra Keller

Wheelabrator Refuge - the main field at the parking area.
Gloucester County, NJ

I tried for a pic - it was proving difficult and I didn't get one! Dave A. joined me 45 minutes later, but we couldn't refind.

  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1

Jim Dowdell

USFW Field near Green Creek to East of Rte. 47
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 15
  • Orange Sulphur 45

Will Kerling

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

  • Cabbage White 2
  • Orange Sulphur 150

Will Kerling

Rte. 608 and Rte. 83
Cape May County, NJ

9 butterfly species for the day / one shy of double digits!

  • Cabbage White 1

Will Kerling

Rt. 83 and Rte. 9
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Sandra Keller & Dave Amadio

Riverwinds Scenic Trail
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 5
  • Anglewing sp. 1

Tiffany Kersten, Sam Galick

Randolph St., CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

Orange Sulphur: in yard necturing; Blueberry Azure: digital image

  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Blueberry Azure 1

Cynthia Allen

My yard in CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Mourning Cloak 1

Jim Dowdell

Indian Trail - North (TNC)
Cape May County, NJ

  • Henry's Elfin 6
  • Azure, sp. 8
  • Blueberry Azure 8
  • Holly Azure 4
  • Question Mark 3
  • Mourning Cloak 7

Dave Amadio

Grove Ave., West Deptford
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Will Kerling

Forest Trail behind BSF Headquarters Building
Cape May County, NJ

Blueberry Azure: at least 7 marginata

  • Blueberry Azure 14
  • Question Mark 1
  • Mourning Cloak 1

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

Dave Amadio

Delaware St., West Deptford
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Dave Amadio

Crown Point Rd., West Deptford
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Clay Sutton

CRE Garden - Goshen
Cape May County, NJ

video of it nectaring in the garden on birdcapemay.org - Facebook Welcome Page

  • American Snout 1

Cynthia Allen

Belleplain State Forest-outside entrance
Cape May County, NJ

  • Mourning Cloak 1

Pat & Clay Sutton

Old Robbins Trail (off Jakes Ldn Rd)
Cape May County, NJ

Spring Azure: patrolling

  • Spring Azure 5
  • Anglewing sp. 5
  • Eastern Comma 1
  • Mourning Cloak 1

Brett Roberts

Lake Audrey near Haleyville
Cumberland County, NJ

  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • Duskywing sp. 1

Harvey Tomlinson

1026 Batts Lane
Cape May County, NJ

on the move

  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1

Dale Schweitzer

Port Norris to Millville
Cumberland County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 15

Brian Johnson

Bear Swamp WMA
Cumberland County, NJ

  • Henry's Elfin 1
  • American Snout 1

Will Kerling

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

counted 50 flying in one small circle around me

  • Orange Sulphur 200

Pat & Clay Sutton

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

Spring Azure: patrolling

  • Henry's Elfin 1
  • Spring Azure 10
  • Question Mark 1
  • Mourning Cloak 1

Dale Schweitzer

Dividing Creek
Cumberland County, NJ

  • Blueberry Azure 7

Will Kerling

downtown CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 3

Mike Crewe

Gatzmer Drive - Dennisville, NJ
Cape May County, NJ

  • Juvenal's Duskywing 1

Dale Schweitzer

Haleyville
Cumberland County, NJ

seen from car / most likely, EPE

  • Elfin sp. 1