May 2012 Sightings

Cynthia Allen

My yard in CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

Question Mark: flying high and fast

  • Question Mark 1
  • Little Wood-Satyr 3

Rhea Doherty

N Boyd Street - CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

Pipevine Swallowtail: hanging around Dutchman's Pipe; Question Mark: a 'Summer Form'

  • Pipevine Swallowtail
  • Question Mark 1

Will Kerling

Sandman Boulevard to Ferry Terminal
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Cynthia Allen

My yard in CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

Zabulon Skipper: a male

  • Red-banded Hairstreak 2
  • Little Wood-Satyr 4
  • Hayhurst's Scallopwing 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 1

Will Kerling

Siegtown Road
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Dave Amadio

At work in Cherry Hill
Camden County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 2

Will Kerling

Lizard Tail Swamp Preserve
Cape May County, NJ

Black Swallowtail: a female nectaring on Multiflora Rose and a Vetch sp.; Orange Sulphur: nectaring on Dewberry; Red-banded Hairstreak: one probably laid eggs under a leaf; Eastern Tailed-Blue: a mated pair; Question Mark: both 'Summer Forms'; American Lady: nectaring on Multiflora Rose; Painted Lady: good shape; Common Buckeye: all regular-sized; Sachem: nectaring on Dewberry and Multiflora Rose; Zabulon Skipper: a female

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 3
  • Cabbage White 2
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 7
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 3
  • Pearl Crescent 2
  • Question Mark 2
  • American Lady 12
  • Painted Lady 1
  • Red Admiral 1
  • Common Buckeye 3
  • Viceroy 5
  • Little Wood-Satyr 11
  • Zabulon Skipper 2
  • Least Skipper 4
  • Sachem 10

Cynthia Allen

Parkway CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Will Kerling

Ferry Terminal - North Cape May
Cape May County, NJ

  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Red Admiral 1

Chris Herz

backyard garden, Audubon
Camden County, NJ

Black Swallowtail: female

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 1

Will Kerling

Goshen-Swainton Road
Cape May County, NJ

a "Summer Form'

  • Question Mark 1

Dave Amadio

Backyard garden, West Deptford
Gloucester County, NJ

Zabulon Skipper: male

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 1

Will Kerling

Parkway between CMCH and Rio Grande
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Cynthia Allen

Seashore Rd., N. CM
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Cynthia Allen

My yard in CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

Black Swallowtail: female; 3 late instar cats cont. on Fennel; Red-banded Hairstreak: treetopping; Zabulon Skipper: a male

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 2
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 2
  • Little Wood-Satyr 4
  • Hayhurst's Scallopwing 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 1

Dave Amadio

At work in Cherry Hill
Camden County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 7
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Peck's Skipper 2

Chip Krilowicz

Wheelabrator
Gloucester County, NJ

Swarthy Skipper: Will verified photo; Tawny-edged Skipper: Will verified photo; Crossline Skipper: Will verified photo; Dun Skipper: Will verified photo

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 25
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 4
  • Eastern Comma 1
  • Mourning Cloak 1
  • American Lady 1
  • Red Admiral 3
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Red-spotted Purple 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 2
  • Hayhurst's Scallopwing 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 5
  • Swarthy Skipper 1
  • Least Skipper 3
  • Tawny-edged Skipper 1
  • Crossline Skipper 1
  • Sachem 1
  • Dun Skipper 4

Will Kerling

Lizard Tail Swamp Preserve
Cape May County, NJ

Red-banded Hairstreak: nectaring on Dewberry; Pearl Crescent: a female; Question Mark: one nectaring on Dewberry; Common Buckeye: some very fresh and dark on their topside; Little Wood-Satyr: one nectaring on Dewberry; Silver-spotted Skipper: basking on the sand; Swarthy Skipper: mint fresh - digital images; Tawny-edged Skipper: fresh one; Crossline Skipper: nectaring on Dewberry; Sachem: 4 females; Zabulon Skipper: a fresh female

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 2
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 2
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • Question Mark 8
  • American Lady 16
  • Red Admiral 3
  • Common Buckeye 9
  • Viceroy 2
  • Little Wood-Satyr 6
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 3
  • Swarthy Skipper 1
  • Least Skipper 2
  • Tawny-edged Skipper 1
  • Crossline Skipper 4
  • Sachem 14

Chris Tonkinson

Cape May Plant Materials Center- Garden along Rte. 9
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 2

Will Kerling

downtown CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

Cabbage White: one at 8:03 am; Question Mark: a 'Summer Form'

  • Cabbage White 7
  • Question Mark 1

Cynthia Allen

CMCH in town
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 2

Chris Tonkinson

along Rte. 47 enroute to CRE
Cape May County, NJ

  • Red Admiral 1

Chris Tonkinson

Goshen-Swainton Road
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Will Kerling

Railroad Tracks along Magnolia Drive - CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

Cabbage White: a female; Orange Sulphur: real orange on the topside; Eastern Tailed-Blue: fresh female; Sachem: a male

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • Least Skipper 2
  • Sachem 1

Chris Herz

backyard garden, Audubon
Camden County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Question Mark 1
  • Red Admiral 1

Chris Tonkinson

CRE Garden - Goshen
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Red Admiral 1

Pat Amadio

Backyard garden, West Deptford
Gloucester County, NJ

either Spicebush or Black

  • Swallowtail sp. 1

Dave Amadio

Backyard garden, West Deptford
Gloucester County, NJ

Zabulon Skipper: male

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 1

Will Kerling

Railroad Tracks along Magnolia Drive - CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

Eastern Tailed-Blue: fresh female; Pearl Crescent: nectaring on Lance-leaved Coreopsis

  • Cabbage White 8
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1

Sylvia Armstrong

CRMC lot, CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 8