May 2013 Sightings

Will Kerling

Middle Township Bike Path
Cape May County, NJ

Black Swallowtail: a female egg laying on young plants

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 3
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 2

Dave Amadio

Woodl& Twp, Rt72
Burlington County, NJ

Hessel's Hairstreak: nectaring on s& myrtle @ 10 a.m. & 12:45 p.m.; Blueberry Azure: well worn & faded

  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Hessel's Hairstreak 2
  • Brown Elfin 3
  • Eastern Pine Elfin 3
  • Blueberry Azure 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • Pearl Crescent 3
  • Duskywing sp. 1

Dave Amadio

Oswego River Preserve
Burlington County, NJ

Hessel's Hairstreak: nectarting on lowbush blueberry? @ 11:45 a.m.

  • Hessel's Hairstreak 1
  • Brown Elfin 3
  • Holly Azure 4
  • Juvenal's Duskywing 3

Chip Krilowicz

Mannington Marsh area
Salem County, NJ

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 2
  • Cabbage White 3
  • Orange Sulphur 6
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 21
  • Pearl Crescent 4
  • Pearl Crescent 3
  • Common Sootywing 3

Will Kerling

CMCH to AGL-S via Rte. 9
Cape May County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 7

Will Kerling

downtown CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Chip Krilowicz

Burden Hill Wildlife Area
Salem County, NJ

  • American Copper 2
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Pine Elfin 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 17
  • Pearl Crescent 7
  • Juvenal's Duskywing 2
  • Horace's Duskywing 1

Dave Amadio

Backyard garden, West Deptford
Gloucester County, NJ

Black Swallowtail: nectaring on French lilac

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Cabbage White 1

Will Kerling

Railroad Tracks along Magnolia Drive
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Sandra Keller

Wheelabrator
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 16
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 1

Will Kerling

Intersection of Rte. 47 & Court House-Dennisville Raod
Cape May County, NJ

  • Orange Sulphur 1

Will Kerling

Belleplain State Forest
Cape May County, NJ

Spicebush Swallowtail: all puddling; Juvenal's Duskywing: one female; Horace's Duskywing: both females

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 7
  • Elfin sp. 1
  • Azure, sp. 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 5
  • Juvenal's Duskywing 7
  • Horace's Duskywing 2

Dave Amadio

Backyard garden, West Deptford
Gloucester County, NJ

Black Swallowtail: male; Spicebush Swallowtail: Fresh male nectaring on French Lilac; Duskywing sp.: likely Wild Indigo; Zabulon Skipper: male, did not capture an image

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 1
  • Duskywing sp. 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 1

Will Kerling

Jake's L&ing Rd.
Cape May County, NJ

photo of fresh one

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1

Cynthia Allen

My yard in CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

American Lady: a very small one

  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1
  • Juniper Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • American Lady 1

Tonkinson&Kerling

Cape May Point
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Sandra Keller

Riverwinds
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Pearl Crescent 11

Chris Herz

Audubon, backyard garden
Camden County, NJ

female laying eggs on bronze fennel

  • Black Swallowtail 1

Jean Gutsmuth

Palmyra Cove Nature Center
Burlington County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 7
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1

Tonkinson&Kerling

Rea Farm (Beanery)
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Brian Johnson

Power Line off Rte. 555
Cumberland County, NJ

  • Cobweb Skipper 1
  • Dusted Skipper 3

Dave Amadio

Rt295 & Rt42 Bellmawr
Camden County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2

Sandra Keller

Riverwinds - Scenic Trail
Gloucester County, NJ

  • American Copper 3
  • Zabulon Skipper 4

Tonkinson&Kerling

South End of Alex&er Avenue
Cape May County, NJ

Black Swallowtail: a fresh male nectaring on Beach Plum Blossoms; American Lady: fresh & a worn one

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 5
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • American Lady 2

Dave Amadio

Backyard garden, West Deptford
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Tonkinson&Kerling

CMPSP - Cape May Point
Cape May County, NJ

Black Swallowtail: fresh male; American Copper: road along Dune System / discovered by Chris

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • American Copper 1
  • Azure, sp. 1
  • Pearl Crescent 2

Chris Tonkinson

Aleathea's Restaurant, Cape May
Cape May County, NJ

  • Common Buckeye 1

Cynthia Allen

Belleplain State Forest
Cape May County, NJ

Spicebush Swallowtail: flying through trees; American Lady: small one

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 2
  • American Lady 1
  • Juvenal's Duskywing 4

Steven Glynn

Lower Township- RR Tracks parallel to Seashore Rd.
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 2
  • Clouded Sulphur 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 4
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Common Sootywing 1

Will Kerling

Middle Township Bike Path
Cape May County, NJ

saw them after 5 pm

  • American Lady 2
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