April 2013 Sightings

Will Kerling

Stimpson Avenue - West Cape May
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Will Kerling

Sunset Boulevard near West Drive
Cape May County, NJ

one was pursuing another / crossed road E to W

  • Mourning Cloak 2

Dave Amadio

Riverwinds scenic trail
Gloucester County, NJ

Falcate Orangetip: FOY all males, one courting a Cabbage White; Holly Azure: fresh female nectaring on ground ivy; Question Mark: nectaring on flowering tree blossoms, possibly pear?; Eastern Comma: nectaring on flowering tree blossoms, possibly pear?; Mourning Cloak: nectaring on flowering tree blossoms, possibly pear?; Red Admiral: nectaring on flowering tree blossoms, possibly pear?

  • Cabbage White 2
  • Falcate Orangetip 4
  • American Copper 1
  • Holly Azure 1
  • Question Mark 1
  • Eastern Comma 1
  • Mourning Cloak 3
  • Red Admiral 1

Jean Gutsmuth

Jake's L&ing Road
Cape May County, NJ

  • Azure, sp. 1
  • Anglewing sp. 1

Clay Sutton

Sutton's GDN in Goshen
Cape May County, NJ

  • Holly Azure 1

Dave Amadio

Wheelabrator refuge, Westville
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 3
  • Azure, sp. 1
  • Anglewing sp. 1
  • Mourning Cloak 4

Stephen Mason

Marlton
Burlington County, NJ

Cabbage White: 2hours in field; Brown Elfin: 2hours in field; Eastern Pine Elfin: 2hours in field; Elfin sp.: 2hours in field; Blueberry Azure: 2hours in field; Mourning Cloak: 2hours in field

  • Cabbage White 10
  • Elfin sp. 2
  • Brown Elfin 1
  • Eastern Pine Elfin 1
  • Blueberry Azure 10
  • Mourning Cloak 1

Beth Polvino

North Cape May Garden
Cape May County, NJ

  • Lady sp. 1

Meistrell & Bisignano

Tom Fields Road - BSF
Cape May County, NJ

Eastern Pine Elfin: very fresh & zippy; Blueberry Azure: at least, ten were marginata; Holly Azure: one on scat along with a C.lucia marginata (digital image of the two together); Mourning Cloak: on territory

  • Henry's Elfin 23
  • Eastern Pine Elfin 1
  • Blueberry Azure 15
  • Holly Azure 2
  • Anglewing sp. 1
  • Mourning Cloak 1

J. Springer, C&P Williams

Parvin SP
Salem County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 2
  • Henry's Elfin 11
  • Azure, sp. 1
  • Mourning Cloak 1

Pat Sutton

Sutton's GDN in Goshen
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Will Kerling

Railroad Tracks just N of Indian Trail Road
Cape May County, NJ

very large & fresh

  • American Lady 1

Pat Amadio

At work in Woodbury
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Will Kerling

Railroad Tracks just N of Indian Trail Road
Cape May County, NJ

Eastern Tailed-Blue: a fresh male

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1

Will Kerling

downtown CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Cynthia Allen

Kimble's Beach CMNWR
Cape May County, NJ

Falcate Orangetip: a male; Eastern Tailed-Blue: break-out day!; Mourning Cloak: flying fast through woods

  • Cabbage White 2
  • Falcate Orangetip 1
  • Henry's Elfin 4
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 21
  • Mourning Cloak 1

Dave Amadio

Glassboro WMA
Gloucester County, NJ

Falcate Orangetip: both males, one flying over 30 feet high.not the usual Orangetip flight path.; Elfin sp.: probably Henry's also; Blueberry Azure: all "marginata"; Holly Azure: Activity very slow here so far in the WMA; Anglewing sp.: flying very fast

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Falcate Orangetip 2
  • Elfin sp. 3
  • Henry's Elfin 5
  • Azure, sp. 3
  • Blueberry Azure 4
  • Holly Azure 1
  • Anglewing sp. 1
  • Mourning Cloak 4

Brian Johnson

Eagle Trail off Turkey Point Road
Cumberland County, NJ

Blueberry Azure: form lucimargina

  • Azure, sp. 6
  • Blueberry Azure 1
  • Holly Azure 1

Clay Sutton

Heislerville WMA
Cumberland County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1

Will Kerling

Middle Township Bike Path
Cape May County, NJ

Orange Sulphur: small & fresh

  • Cabbage White 7
  • Orange Sulphur 2
  • American Copper 3

Will Kerling

Lizard Tail Swamp Preserve
Cape May County, NJ

  • Juniper Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • Mourning Cloak 1

Brian Johnson

Peek Preserve
Cumberland County, NJ

male

  • Falcate Orangetip 1

M. Bisignano & W. Kerling

Lizard Tail Swamp Preserve
Cape May County, NJ

Falcate Orangetip: a fresh male; Henry's Elfin: expected to see more; Juniper Hairstreak: fresh out!; Blueberry Azure: nectaring on Pear Blossoms / form marginata; Mourning Cloak: one nectaring on Pear Blossoms

  • Falcate Orangetip 1
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Henry's Elfin 1
  • Juniper Hairstreak 6
  • Blueberry Azure 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • Mourning Cloak 2
  • American Lady 1

Pat Sutton

Sutton's GDN in Goshen
Cape May County, NJ

  • Holly Azure 1
  • American Lady 1

Brian Johnson

Railroad Avenue near Rte. 555
Cumberland County, NJ

male

  • Falcate Orangetip 1

Dave Amadio

Rt322 Glassboro
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Shawn Wainwright

Silver Ridge, Tom's River
Ocean County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 8
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 5
  • Mourning Cloak 1
  • Juvenal's Duskywing 5

P & C Sutton

Sutton's GDN in Goshen
Cape May County, NJ

  • Question Mark 1

Jean Gutsmuth

While driving in Audubon
Camden County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 10

Dave Amadio

Rt295 & Rt70 Cherry Hill
Camden County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 3