April 2013 Sightings

Jean Gutsmuth

Chestnut Branch Park
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Black Swallowtail 2
  • Cabbage White 2
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Holly Azure 4

Chris Tonkinson

Avalon Golf Links - South
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Will Kerling

Avalon Golf Links - South
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Will Kerling

Siegtown Road
Cape May County, NJ

Eastern Tailed-Blue: all the Eastern Tailed-Blues were males today; except for, the above mated pair

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 7

S. Mason, T. Knipper, et al

Marlton
Burlington County, NJ

Juniper Hairstreak: all fresh

  • Cabbage White 10
  • Juniper Hairstreak 10
  • Blueberry Azure 3

Brian Johnson

Power Line crossing North Burden Hill Road
Salem County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 2
  • Juniper Hairstreak 1
  • Azure, sp. 12
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 4
  • Lady sp. 1
  • Juvenal's Duskywing 2

Brian Johnson

North Burden Hill Road
Salem County, NJ

  • Henry's Elfin 2
  • Eastern Pine Elfin 2
  • Azure, sp. 7
  • Blueberry Azure 1
  • Holly Azure 2

Brian Johnson

Marilyn Patterson's Yard
Salem County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 4
  • Falcate Orangetip 3
  • Azure, sp. 3
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 2

Jean Gutsmuth

Scotl& Run Park
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 4
  • Falcate Orangetip 3
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Brown Elfin 2
  • Henry's Elfin 2
  • Blueberry Azure 5
  • Juvenal's Duskywing 2
  • Horace's Duskywing 2

Will Kerling

Lizard Tail Swamp Preserve
Cape May County, NJ

Falcate Orangetip: a male; Frosted Elfin: fresh out of Chrysalis; Eastern Tailed-Blue: includes a mated pair; Wild Indigo Duskywing: fresh out of Chrysalis

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 4
  • Falcate Orangetip 1
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Elfin sp. 2
  • Frosted Elfin 1
  • Henry's Elfin 11
  • Eastern Pine Elfin 2
  • Juniper Hairstreak 3
  • Holly Azure 6
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 22
  • American Lady 1
  • Duskywing sp. 4
  • Juvenal's Duskywing 7
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 1

Steven Glynn

Millville WMA (White Cedar Swamp)
Cumberland County, NJ

  • Hessel's Hairstreak 1
  • Brown Elfin 6
  • Eastern Pine Elfin 2
  • Holly Azure 4

Will Kerling

Rio Gr&e to CMCH via Rte. 9
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Cynthia Allen

My yard in CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1

Beth Polvino

N Cape May Garden
Cape May County, NJ

male & female / female egg laying on Curley Parsley

  • Black Swallowtail 2

Brian Johnson

Power Line crossing Rte. 550
Salem County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Elfin sp. 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 3
  • Juvenal's Duskywing 8

Dave Amadio

Riverwinds Scenic Trail
Gloucester County, NJ

Falcate Orangetip: males; Eastern Tailed-Blue: 3 on cypress spurge; Pearl Crescent: nectaring on wild strawberry

  • Cabbage White 7
  • Falcate Orangetip 2
  • American Copper 7
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 7
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • Duskywing sp. 1

Cynthia Allen

Woodcock Trail
Cape May County, NJ

Falcate Orangetip: mostly males; Blueberry Azure: worn marginata; on Highbush Blueberry

  • Cabbage White 2
  • Falcate Orangetip 9
  • Orange Sulphur 67
  • Blueberry Azure 1
  • Holly Azure 3
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 13
  • Pearl Crescent 3
  • American Lady 2
  • Juvenal's Duskywing 1

S. Mason & ANS

Rt 72, Chatsworth
Burlington County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Brown Elfin 5
  • Eastern Pine Elfin 3
  • Blueberry Azure 1

S. Mason & ANS

Radio Tower, Warren Grove
Burlington County, NJ

  • Brown Elfin 5
  • Hoary Elfin 5
  • Blueberry Azure 1
  • Juvenal's Duskywing 1

Cynthia Allen

Kimble's Beach-CMNWR
Cape May County, NJ

  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 18
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • American Lady 1

Brian Johnson

First Avenue - Peaslee WMA
Atlantic County, NJ

Brown Elfin: nice cluster of them - digital images

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Brown Elfin 12
  • Henry's Elfin 2
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 3
  • Juvenal's Duskywing 4

Steven Glynn

Bevan WMA (near Rt. 555 tracks)
Cumberland County, NJ

Eastern Tailed-Blue: mating pair

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Brown Elfin 2
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 2
  • Juvenal's Duskywing 4
  • Horace's Duskywing 1

Dave Amadio

Backyard garden, West Deptford
Gloucester County, NJ

Wild Indigo Duskywing: nectaring on ground ivy

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 1

Will Kerling

Cape May - Rio Gr&e via Rte. 9
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Will Kerling

CMPSP - Cape May Point
Cape May County, NJ

Holly Azure: one nectaring on Highbush Blueberry Flowers; Painted Lady: very fresh

  • Cabbage White 6
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Azure, sp. 5
  • Holly Azure 2
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • Mourning Cloak 1
  • Painted Lady 1

Mike Russell

Audubon area
Camden County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1

Will Kerling

Meadows - TNC
Cape May County, NJ

American Copper: digital images; Eastern Tailed-Blue: a male

  • American Copper 2
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1

Gutsmuth, Herz et al

Maria Greenwald Park, Haddonfield/Cherry Hill
Camden County, NJ

Eastern Comma: somewhat worn

  • Cabbage White 12
  • Eastern Comma 1

Meistrell & Bisignano

Lizard Tail Swamp Preserve
Cape May County, NJ

Eastern Pine Elfin: mineraling on powerline; Juniper Hairstreak: One worn male mineraling on the powerline (photo), nice group of 7 treetopping over territory & possibly a female.

  • Cabbage White 2
  • Falcate Orangetip 5
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Frosted Elfin 2
  • Eastern Pine Elfin 1
  • Juniper Hairstreak 12
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 6
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Juvenal's Duskywing 2

Steven Glynn

Turkey Point WMA (Glades)
Cumberland County, NJ

Falcate Orangetip: two males & a female

  • Falcate Orangetip 3
  • Azure, sp. 4
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 6
  • Pearl Crescent 2
  • American Lady 1