November 2013 Sightings

Will Kerling

Pavilion Circle
Cape May County, NJ

Cabbage White: nectaring on Buddleia

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Monarch 1

Beth Polvino

Cox Hall Creek WMA
Cape May County, NJ

'Summer' Spring Azure: digital images; Common Buckeye: probably, more of them

  • Orange Sulphur 2
  • Cloudless Sulphur 2
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • American Lady 1
  • Painted Lady 1
  • Common Buckeye 10

Dave Amadio

Riverwinds river trail
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Orange Sulphur 1

Pete & Linda Dunne

Millville, NJ
Cumberland County, NJ

  • Cloudless Sulphur 1
  • Monarch 1

Will Kerling

Beach Drive - N Cape May
Cape May County, NJ

  • Painted Lady 1

Dave Amadio

Riverwinds river trail
Gloucester County, NJ

Red-banded Hairstreak: lucky to spot this one in some leaf litter; Eastern Comma: all three butterflies here were in the locust grove out of the wind

  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Comma 1

Dave Amadio

Riverwinds community center
Gloucester County, NJ

Orange Sulphur: one pair attempting to mate

  • Orange Sulphur 9
  • Pearl Crescent 1

Chip Krilowicz

Mannington Marsh area
Salem County, NJ

Bronze Copper: On knapweed

  • Cabbage White 2
  • Clouded Sulphur 1
  • Orange Sulphur 6
  • Bronze Copper 1
  • Variegated Fritillary 2
  • Pearl Crescent 7
  • Eastern Comma 2
  • Painted Lady 2
  • Common Buckeye 2
  • Sachem 3

Brian Johnson

Robinstown Road
Cumberland County, NJ

Monarch: flushed from Cedar

  • Red Admiral 1
  • Monarch 1

Will Kerling

North Cape May Garden
Cape May County, NJ

Black Swallowtail: first instar; Cabbage White: a very worn male; Monarch: all appeared just out of Chrysalis; Sachem: a female

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 1
  • Painted Lady 6
  • Monarch 3
  • Sachem 1

Brian Johnson

Field on west side of Nabb Road,.6 mile north of Route 49- Millville, across from #169
Cumberland County, NJ

got directions from Steve & went up later in day - cold & windy / found one right away - FOY - & then saw 3 more

  • Checkered White 4

Steven Glynn

Field on west side of Nabb Road,.6 mile north of Route 49- Millville, across from #169
Cumberland County, NJ

Checkered White: Revisited after coldsnap…48 degrees at time, with many active, but most laying up & sunning themselves. Counted (6) females & (13) males. Most active & near dirt drive, but others scattered over area 30 yards x 100 yards

  • Checkered White 19
  • Orange Sulphur 12
  • Variegated Fritillary 2
  • Common Buckeye 2

Chip Krilowicz

Palmyra Cove
Burlington County, NJ

32 today was the low.

  • Black Swallowtail 2

Will Kerling

North Cape May Garden
Cape May County, NJ

Eastern Comma: digital image

  • Eastern Comma 1
  • American Lady 1

Polvino & Kerling

North Cape May Garden
Cape May County, NJ

Cabbage White: a very worn male; Painted Lady: first Painted Lady came out of a shady spot in the garden & zipped around at 43 degrees before 9 am; Monarch: a fresh male & a female which was travelling southward

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Painted Lady 4
  • Red Admiral 1
  • Monarch 2

Beth Polvino

North Cape May Garden
Cape May County, NJ

  • Orange Sulphur 1

Beth Polvino

North Cape May Garden
Cape May County, NJ

Monarch: fresh out of chrysalis - drying its wings

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Painted Lady 1
  • Monarch 1
  • Fiery Skipper 1

Will Kerling

Middle Township Bike Path
Cape May County, NJ

Pearl Crescent: a female; Red Admiral: moving rapidly E to W

  • Orange Sulphur 2
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • Question Mark 1
  • Red Admiral 1
  • Common Buckeye 5
  • Sachem 1

Dave Amadio

At work in Cherry Hill
Camden County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 2
  • Orange Sulphur 1

Will Kerling

North Cape May Garden
Cape May County, NJ

Painted Lady: moving at 8 am / nectaring at 8:17 am; Monarch: a fresh male sunning in a Black Cherry tree; Sachem: both males

  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Painted Lady 1
  • Monarch 1
  • Sachem 2

Brian Johnson

Reineman Preserve
Cape May County, NJ

  • Orange Sulphur 4
  • Question Mark 1
  • Common Buckeye 5
  • Monarch 1

Will Kerling

Middle Township Bike Path
Cape May County, NJ

Variegated Fritillary: large female; Pearl Crescent: a fresh male on Frost Aster; Common Buckeye: nectaring on White Clover & Frost Aster

  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Variegated Fritillary 1
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • Common Buckeye 7
  • Sachem 2

Sam Galick

Green Creek yard
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cloudless Sulphur 1

Beth Polvino

North Cape May Garden
Cape May County, NJ

Monarch: one couldn't fly due to damaged wing; Fiery Skipper: a female

  • Painted Lady 3
  • Monarch 3
  • Fiery Skipper 3

Chris Herz

Glouc.Cty College comm. garden field
Gloucester County, NJ

nectar mostly gone with the exception of red clover, small white asters, & white & yellow flowers (lettuce gone to seed?)

  • Cabbage White 4

Will Kerling

Railroad Tracks between MTBP & Church Street in CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

Orange Sulphur: yellow female & yellow male both nectaring on Red Clover; Sachem: 2 females, 2 males / all nectaring on Red Clover

  • Orange Sulphur 2
  • Common Buckeye 2
  • Sachem 2

Steven Glynn

Coral & Cambridge Avenues Garden
Cape May County, NJ

  • Orange Sulphur 2
  • Cloudless Sulphur 1
  • Question Mark 1
  • Painted Lady 2
  • Common Buckeye 2
  • Monarch 1
  • Sachem 1

Will Kerling

North Cape May Garden
Cape May County, NJ

Black Swallowtail: 5 or 6 last instars have now left the Culy Parsley to pupate; Painted Lady: first one was moving at 7:46 am / nectaring at 8:04 am; Monarch: a fresh male with a damaged wing

  • Black Swallowtail 3
  • Painted Lady 4
  • Monarch 1

Steven Glynn

Nabb Road (east side field) .2mile from Rt. 49
Cumberland County, NJ

Checkered White: Flying solo

  • Checkered White 1
  • Orange Sulphur 9
  • Common Buckeye 3

Chris Herz

GCC comm. garden field
Gloucester County, NJ

Sachem: female, on red clover

  • Orange Sulphur 10
  • Painted Lady 1
  • Sachem 1