March 2012 Sightings

Will Kerling

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

  • Cabbage White 2
  • Orange Sulphur 150

Dave Amadio

At church in Barrington
Camden County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 3

Dave Amadio

Backyard garden, West Deptford
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

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

Cynthia Allen

Belleplain State Forest-outside entrance
Cape May County, NJ

  • Mourning Cloak 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

Dave Amadio

Crown Point Rd., West Deptford
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Dave Amadio

Delaware St., West Deptford
Gloucester 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

Exit 26 Rt. 295
Camden County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

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

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

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

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

Jim Dowdell

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

  • Cabbage White 15
  • Orange Sulphur 45

Dave Amadio

Grove Ave., West Deptford
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Shawn Wainwright

Silver Ridge in Toms River
Ocean County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 4
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Blueberry Azure 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

Cynthia Allen

My yard in CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Mourning Cloak 1

Sandra Keller and Barb Wiley.

The middle bridge at Mannington Marsh. They never landed! We had a bigger dark butterfly that we couldn't get on well. The 5 second look. The Rt. 45 bridge area. Swallowtail sp.
Salem County, NJ

  • Anglewing sp. 4

Will Kerling

Lizard Tail Swamp Preserve
Cape May County, NJ

Blueberry Azure: one was a form marginata / other didn't stop flying; Common Buckeye: a runt which I thought was a small rusty-colored moth until it landed in some pine needles and lo and behold - Common Buckeye!!!

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Blueberry Azure 2
  • Common Buckeye 1

Dave Amadio

At work in Cherry Hill
Camden County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 4
  • Orange Sulphur 2

Dave Amadio

Backyard garden, West Deptford
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Sandra Keller and Barb Wiley.

Mannington Marsh
Salem County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 30
  • Orange Sulphur 5
  • Mourning Cloak 1

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