May 2013 Sightings

Chip Krilowicz

Burden Hill Wildlife Area
Salem County, NJ

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Orange Sulphur 5

Steven Glynn

Lizard Tail Swamp Preserve
Cape May County, NJ

Falcate Orangetip: (8) males, (2) females

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 2
  • Falcate Orangetip 10
  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • Azure, sp. 6
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 12
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • American Lady 1
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 1

Steven Glynn

Langley Road field (Heislerville)
Cumberland County, NJ

  • Orange Sulphur 14

Will Kerling

Middle Township Bike Path
Cape May County, NJ

Cabbage White: nectaring on a bluet, Self Heal & D&elion; Orange Sulphur: nectaring on a Mustard sp.; Eastern Tailed-Blue: four females

  • Cabbage White 13
  • Orange Sulphur 2
  • Azure, sp. 1
  • Holly Azure 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 21
  • Pearl Crescent 4

Chip Krilowicz

Bevan WMA, field near lake
Cumberland County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Falcate Orangetip 3
  • Orange Sulphur 2
  • Eastern Pine Elfin 2
  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • Holly Azure 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 8
  • Pearl Crescent 6
  • Duskywing sp. 1
  • Juvenal's Duskywing 3
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 1

Chip Krilowicz

RR Tracks, Maurice R. area
Cumberland County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 15

Will Kerling

400 Block of W H& Avenue
Cape May County, NJ

quite worn

  • American Copper 1

Will Kerling

Railroad Tracks along Magnolia Drive
Cape May County, NJ

nectaring on a Spurge sp.

  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1

Brian Johnson

Railroad Tracks - Dividing Creek
Cumberland County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Falcate Orangetip 1
  • Azure, sp. 2
  • Pearl Crescent 1

Steven Glynn

Eldora Preserve
Cape May County, NJ

  • Holly Azure 4

Dave Amadio

At work in Cherry Hill
Camden County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 2

Brian Johnson

Tom Fields Area - BSF
Cape May County, NJ

Brown Elfin: includes a mated pair - digital image

  • Brown Elfin 12
  • Holly Azure 14
  • Juvenal's Duskywing 8

Will Kerling

Court House-Dennisville Road
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Steven Glynn

Riverwinds scenic trail
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 2
  • Falcate Orangetip 2
  • American Copper 4
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 3
  • Mourning Cloak 1

Will Kerling

Lizard Tail Swamp Preserve
Cape May County, NJ

Falcate Orangetip: 6 males & 3 females; Eastern Tailed-Blue: 3 females; Juvenal's Duskywing: a territorial male

  • Falcate Orangetip 9
  • Orange Sulphur 2
  • Juniper Hairstreak 8
  • Azure, sp. 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 22
  • Juvenal's Duskywing 1

Will Kerling

Railroad Tracks along Magnolia Drive
Cape May County, NJ

Eastern Tailed-Blue: a male

  • Holly Azure 2
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1

Will Kerling

West Cape May
Cape May County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 1

Pat Amadio

Backyard garden, West Deptford
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1

Dave Amadio

Evergreen Dairy Bar, Medford
Burlington County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Will Kerling

downtown CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

Eastern Tailed-Blue: a female

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1

Cynthia Allen

My yard in CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

'Summer' Spring Azure: FOY; on foodplant, Silky Dogwood

  • Falcate Orangetip 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1

Steven Glynn

Wheelabrator refuge, Westville
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 2
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 9

Will Kerling

Middle Township Bike Path
Cape May County, NJ

Eastern Tailed-Blue: all males

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 4
  • Pearl Crescent 1

Chip Krilowicz

&aloro WMA
Gloucester County, NJ

Black Swallowtail: photo; Red-banded Hairstreak: photo

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1

Dave Amadio

Oswego River Preserve
Burlington County, NJ

Eastern Pine Elfin: rough individual on s& myrtle; Sleepy Duskywing: very little s& myrtle blooming. Plenty of high bush blueberry in bloom

  • Brown Elfin 4
  • Eastern Pine Elfin 1
  • Azure, sp. 1
  • Holly Azure 1
  • Duskywing sp. 1
  • Sleepy Duskywing 1
  • Juvenal's Duskywing 2

Dave Amadio

Warren Grove R.A.
Ocean County, NJ

Cobweb Skipper: 1 male, & at least 1 female

  • Brown Elfin 2
  • Hoary Elfin 17
  • Azure, sp. 1
  • Blueberry Azure 1
  • American Lady 1
  • Juvenal's Duskywing 1
  • Cobweb Skipper 2

Cynthia Allen

Kimble's Beach, CMNWR
Cape May County, NJ

Falcate Orangetip: a lone female

  • Cabbage White 2
  • Falcate Orangetip 1
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 12
  • Pearl Crescent 4

Dave Amadio

Woodl& Twp. Rt72
Burlington County, NJ

Brown Elfin: s& myrtle just barely starting to bloom; Blueberry Azure: both marginata form

  • Brown Elfin 1
  • Blueberry Azure 2

Will Kerling

CMCH to Rio Gr&e via Parkway
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Will Kerling

400 Block of W H& Avenue
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 2