June 2012 Sightings

Will Kerling

Power Line behind Acme Market - CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

'Summer' Spring Azure: one a female / could see the topside some while the bug rested in the shade; Zabulon Skipper: territorial male / quite pale and worn

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 5
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 2
  • Zabulon Skipper 1

Will Kerling

Avalon Golf Links - South
Cape May County, NJ

Dun Skipper: nectaring on White Clover / a male

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Dun Skipper 1

Cynthia Allen

CMCH downtown
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 4

Will Kerling

Avalon Golf Links - South
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Stephen Mason, J&J Connor

Parker Preserve, Chatsworth
Burlington County, NJ

Two-spotted Skipper: fresh

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 3
  • Orange Sulphur 2
  • Bog Copper 10
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 8
  • American Lady 3
  • Common Buckeye 4
  • Red-spotted Purple 2
  • Little Wood-Satyr 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Tawny-edged Skipper 1
  • Two-spotted Skipper 1

Will Kerling

Belleplain, NJ
Cape May County, NJ

puddling in mud

  • Orange Sulphur 2

Will Kerling

Acme Market on Avalon Boulevard
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 3

Will Kerling

Woodbine to Belleplain via Rte. 550
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Orange Sulphur 1

J&J Connor

adult released in our yard, Port Republic
Atlantic County, NJ

two larvae captured Stockton campus on white oak, 5-17-12

  • Oak Hairstreak 1

Will Kerling

Dam Road between Weatherby Road and Rte. 49
Cape May County, NJ

  • Red-spotted Purple 1

Will Kerling

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

Zabulon Skipper: a worn male

  • Cabbage White 3
  • Orange Sulphur 8
  • American Copper 9
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 3
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 4
  • Northern Cloudywing 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 1

Will Kerling

Belleplain, NJ to Weatherby Road via Rte. 605
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 39

Will Kerling

WaWa along Rte. 9 just south of Rte. 550
Cape May County, NJ

Spicebush Swallowtail: fresh!

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 4

Will Kerling

Rte. 49 Westjust before Hesstown Road
Cumberland County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Will Kerling

Tarkiln Pond along Weatherby Road
Cape May County, NJ

Least Skipper: nectaring on Pickrelweed; Crossline Skipper: nectaring on Pickrelweed

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Least Skipper 10
  • Crossline Skipper 1

Will Kerling

Powerline to West off Rte. 605 just before Weatherby Road
Cape May County, NJ

Bog Copper: nectaring on Cranberry Flowers; Least Skipper: nectaring on Pickrelweed

  • Bog Copper 16
  • Swarthy Skipper 1
  • Least Skipper 2

Will Kerling

Acme Market - CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

Silver-spotted Skipper: nectaring on Privet

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1

Will Kerling

Avalon Golf Links to Rte. 550 via Rte. 9
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Pat Sutton

Sutton's GDN in Goshen
Cape May County, NJ

in our woods

  • Little Wood-Satyr 1

Will Kerling

Tarkiln Bog off above Powerline
Cape May County, NJ

nectaring on Cranberry Flowers

  • Bog Copper 42

Dave Amadio

Backyard garden, West Deptford
Gloucester County, NJ

Anglewing sp.: a very quick fly through; Little Glassywing: nectaring on Com. Milkweed; Zabulon Skipper: male; Dun Skipper: nectaring on lantana

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 4
  • Anglewing sp. 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 1
  • Little Glassywing 1
  • Dun Skipper 1

Will Kerling

Hesstown Road north toward Powerline
Cumberland County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 3
  • Red-spotted Purple 1

Will Kerling

First Powerline to north on Hesstown Road off Rte. 49
Cumberland County, NJ

Spicebush Swallowtail: all nectaring on the very tall Thistle sp.; Orange Sulphur: nectaring on very tall Thistle sp. and Dewberry Blossoms; Eastern Tailed-Blue: no Satyriums found on the powerline today; American Lady: all very fresh! / nectaring on a very tall Thistle sp. (head high or taller); Common Buckeye: one nectaring on the very tall Thistle sp.; Southern Cloudywing: a female searching for egg laying spots / my FOY; Tawny-edged Skipper: nectaring on very tall Thistle sp.; Crossline Skipper: nectaring on very tall Thistle sp.

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 3
  • Cabbage White 1
  • Orange Sulphur 7
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 2
  • American Lady 43
  • Common Buckeye 19
  • Southern Cloudywing 1
  • Tawny-edged Skipper 1
  • Crossline Skipper 5

Chris Herz & Mike Russell

Franklin Parker Preserve, area across from Chatsworth Lake
Burlington County, NJ

  • Red-spotted Purple 2

Will Kerling

Avalon Golf Links - South
Cape May County, NJ

Black Swallowtail: a fresh male; Spicebush Swallowtail: one nectaring on Japanese Honeysuckle; Cabbage White: nectared on Red Clover and Japanese Honeysuckle; American Snout: a female egg laying on Hackberry; Pearl Crescent: fairly fresh male; Question Mark: a 'Summer Form'; Silver-spotted Skipper: nectared on Yarrow; Least Skipper: a female; Zabulon Skipper: 2 females and a territorial male / nectaring record on Japanese Honeysuckle; Dun Skipper: nectaring on White Clover

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 2
  • Cabbage White 6
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 3
  • American Snout 1
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • Question Mark 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 3
  • Least Skipper 1
  • Dun Skipper 1

Will Kerling

Acme Market - CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 2
  • Red-spotted Purple 1

Dave Amadio

Wheelabrator Refuge, Westville
Gloucester County, NJ

American Lady: 2 nectaring on dogbane & 1 Com.milkweed; Swarthy Skipper: nectaring on white penstemon; Little Glassywing: most of these were nectaring on the Com. Milkweed that Chris Herz saved from the mowers!; Zabulon Skipper: all males; Broad-winged Skipper: my FOY on Com.Milkweed

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 5
  • Cabbage White 29
  • Orange Sulphur 3
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 14
  • Mourning Cloak 2
  • American Lady 3
  • Common Buckeye 3
  • Little Wood-Satyr 3
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 5
  • Zabulon Skipper 5
  • Swarthy Skipper 1
  • Least Skipper 1
  • Little Glassywing 10
  • Broad-winged Skipper 1
  • Dun Skipper 1

Dave Amadio

Backyard garden, West Deptford
Gloucester County, NJ

Black Swallowtail: all cats on fennel, various instars

  • Black Swallowtail 7
  • Cabbage White 4
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1

Will Kerling

CMCH to Avalon Turnoff via Rte. 9
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 3

Chris Herz & Mike Russell

Medford Leas, field trail
Burlington County, NJ

Black Swallowtail: c. milkweed nearly in full bloom; American Copper: fresh; Coral Hairstreak: on c. milkweed; Banded Hairstreak: on c. milkweed; Variegated Fritillary: worn and faded; American Lady: rag; Zabulon Skipper: faded

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 2
  • Cabbage White 50
  • Clouded Sulphur 2
  • Orange Sulphur 9
  • American Copper 15
  • Coral Hairstreak 2
  • Banded Hairstreak 2
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 4
  • Variegated Fritillary 1
  • Mourning Cloak 1
  • American Lady 1
  • Red Admiral 1
  • Little Wood-Satyr 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 4
  • Zabulon Skipper 1
  • Northern Broken-Dash 1