May 2012 Sightings

Dave Amadio

At work in Cherry Hill
Camden County, NJ

Zabulon Skipper: male

  • Cabbage White 10
  • Orange Sulphur 2
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 2
  • Zabulon Skipper 1
  • Least Skipper 1

Will Kerling

CRE Garden - Goshen
Cape May County, NJ

Eastern Tailed-Blue: a female; Question Mark: a very worn 'Summer Form'; American Lady: nectaring on Dewberry Blossoms; Northern Cloudywing: only second one, I've ever seen at CRE / a fresh Northern Cloudywing nectaring on Dewberry Blossoms; Crossline Skipper: nectaring on Dewberry Blossoms; Sachem: a male; Zabulon Skipper: all territorial males; Aaron's Skipper: nectaring on Dewberry Blossoms

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 2
  • Cabbage White 10
  • Orange Sulphur 2
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 2
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • Question Mark 1
  • American Lady 4
  • Northern Cloudywing 1
  • Aaron's Skipper 7
  • Zabulon Skipper 6
  • Crossline Skipper 2
  • Sachem 1

Will Kerling

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

American Copper: nectaring on Rabbit-foot and White Clovers; Eastern Tailed-Blue: 2 females / all 3 ET-Bs nectaring on Rabbit-foot Clovers; Silver-spotted Skipper: on territory; Sachem: a male

  • Cabbage White 5
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • American Copper 9
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 3
  • Lady sp. 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Sachem 1

Will Kerling

Academy Road to North out of Dennisville
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 2
  • Orange Sulphur 1

Will Kerling

downtown CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

flying in light rain together!

  • Cabbage White 5

Cynthia Allen

My yard in CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1

Dave Amadio

Rt70 & Old Cuthbert Road
Camden County, NJ

probably many more in an unmowed field

  • Cabbage White 20

Dave Amadio

Backyard garden, West Deptford
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 2
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1

Dave Amadio

At work in Cherry Hill
Camden County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 1

Sylvia Armstrong

My yard in CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

  • Little Wood-Satyr 1

Will Kerling

Wetlands Institute
Cape May County, NJ

Red Admiral: worn one

  • Cabbage White 6
  • Red Admiral 1

Will Kerling

Marsh System toward Stone Harbor from CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

American Lady: mint fresh out of a chrysalis!

  • Cabbage White 4
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 2
  • American Lady 1

Will Kerling

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

American Copper: nectaring on Rabbit-foot Clover and Black Medic; Eastern Tailed-Blue: mostly fresh females / nectaring on Rabbit-foot Clover; American Lady: all five species active in a light rain; Sachem: a fresh appearing female

  • Cabbage White 8
  • American Copper 12
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 14
  • American Lady
  • Sachem 1

Will Kerling

Cynthia Allen's Yard
Cape May County, NJ

on a Hop Leaf

  • Red Admiral 1

Sandra Keller

Riverwinds - Scenic Trail
Gloucester County, NJ

American Copper: Just from the parking area to the Frog Pond.; Eastern Comma: One landed on my shirt for a really close look!; Zabulon Skipper: Males perched at their territories!

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 2
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • American Copper 20
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 4
  • Eastern Comma 2
  • American Lady 1
  • Red Admiral 2
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 2
  • Zabulon Skipper 4
  • Tawny-edged Skipper 1
  • Sachem 1
  • Dun Skipper 1

Chris Tonkinson

CRE Garden - Goshen
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 5

Will Kerling

CMCH to AGL-S via Rte. 9
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Chris Williams

Bowman Rd
Ocean County, NJ

Spicebush Swallowtail: Puddling; Eastern Tailed-Blue: Fresh; Red-spotted Purple: Puddling

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 10
  • Red-spotted Purple 3

Jean Gutsmuth

Heislerville WMA
Cumberland County, NJ

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 8
  • Orange Sulphur 10
  • American Snout 1
  • Variegated Fritillary 1
  • Question Mark 1
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Red-spotted Purple 1
  • Duskywing sp. 2
  • Least Skipper 1

Will Kerling

Turtle Thoroughfare off W Hand Avenue
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1

Jean Gutsmuth

Bevan WMA
Cumberland County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 4
  • Cabbage White 6
  • Orange Sulphur 4
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 2
  • American Lady 2
  • Duskywing sp. 2
  • Zabulon Skipper 1

Will Kerling

Pantry One to Reed's Beach Road via Rte. 47
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 12
  • Orange Sulphur 2
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • American Lady 4
  • Aaron's Skipper 3

Dave Amadio

At work in Cherry Hill
Camden County, NJ

Zabulon Skipper: worn male

  • Cabbage White 18
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 2
  • Zabulon Skipper 1
  • Least Skipper 1

Tom Reed

44th Street Beach Access in Avalon, NJ
Cape May County, NJ

  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1

Chris Herz

Backyard garden, Audubon
Camden County, NJ

fresh

  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1

Dave Amadio

Backyard garden, West Deptford
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 6
  • Question Mark 1

Will Kerling

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

American Copper: one nectaring on Coreopsis; Variegated Fritillary: a fresh one nectaring on Coreopsis; American Lady: a fresh one; Sachem: a female

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 18
  • American Copper 4
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 9
  • Variegated Fritillary 1
  • American Lady 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Sachem 1

Will Kerling

W Hand Avenue
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 9
  • Orange Sulphur 1

Will Kerling

Reed's Beach Road
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 5

Tom Reed

Tom Reed's Yard
Cape May County, NJ

a fresh one earlier in the day

  • Variegated Fritillary 1