June 2013 Sightings

Gibson Reynolds

Lizard Tail
Cape May County, NJ

  • Black Swallowtail 4
  • Little Wood-Satyr 2

Brian Johnson

Right of Way off Hunter's Mill Road
Cumberland County, NJ

Red Admiral: an extreme rag; Sleepy Duskywing: a total rag / digital image reviewed by Dr. David Wright & Will Kerling

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 8
  • Red Admiral 1
  • Red-spotted Purple 4
  • Sleepy Duskywing 1

Will Kerling

Avalon Golf Links - South
Cape May County, NJ

Lady sp.: too quick for id to species

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • Lady sp. 1

Will Kerling

Cape May County Zoo
Cape May County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1

Will Kerling

Middle Township Bike Path toward Zoo
Cape May County, NJ

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1

Sandra Keller

Hawkin Rd.
Burlington County, NJ

Zabulon Skipper: males patrolling

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 11
  • Viceroy 4
  • Zabulon Skipper 7
  • Least Skipper 1

Cynthia Allen

Rt. 47/Goshen
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Cynthia Allen

My yard in CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

'Summer' Spring Azure: female ovipositing on Silky Dogwood flowerhead; Aaron's Skipper: FOY; nectaring on Catmint

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 3
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 2
  • American Lady 1
  • Red-spotted Purple 1
  • Little Wood-Satyr 6
  • Aaron's Skipper 1
  • Least Skipper 1

Steven Glynn

Estelle Manor Road, between Rt. 49 & 9th Ave.
Cumberland County, NJ

Crossline Skipper: I could use some help on confirming this one. My Flickr page has a couple of photos —>looks like crossline w/ backwards "7" (C.Herz) –*Thank you-SG*

  • Black Swallowtail 3
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 7
  • Cabbage White 3
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 2
  • Red-spotted Purple 3
  • Little Wood-Satyr 14
  • Crossline Skipper 1

Dave Amadio

Backyard garden, West Deptford
Gloucester County, NJ

Black Swallowtail: fem.; Zabulon Skipper: 2 males, 1 fem.

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 2
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • American Lady 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 3
  • Peck's Skipper 1

J&J Connor

our yard
Atlantic County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • American Lady 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 4
  • Peck's Skipper 1

Will Kerling

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

  • Cabbage White 1

Cynthia Allen

downtown CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1

Dave Amadio

Riverwinds River Trail
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 10
  • Swallowtail sp. 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 2
  • Peck's Skipper 1

Chip Krilowicz

Hesstown Road Power Line
Cumberland County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 3
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 2
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Pine Elfin 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • American Lady 2
  • Red-spotted Purple 2
  • Little Wood-Satyr 3
  • Southern Cloudywing 1
  • Juvenal's Duskywing 1
  • Least Skipper 1
  • Tawny-edged Skipper 1

Will Kerling

Mechanic Street to Bike Path - CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

American Snout: circling Hackberry Trees; Wild Indigo Duskywing: fresh male / probably, same one as yesterday; Sachem: image of a female / male nectaring on Red Clover

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 2
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 3
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • American Snout 1
  • Little Wood-Satyr 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 2
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 1
  • Common Sootywing 1
  • Sachem 2

Cynthia Allen

Woodbine
Cape May County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2

Dave Amadio

Riverwinds Scenic Trail
Gloucester County, NJ

Silver-spotted Skipper: nectaring on yellow iris; Little Glassywing: nectaring on red clover; Zabulon Skipper: 8 males, 1 female

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 3
  • Cabbage White 9
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 2
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 2
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • American Lady 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 2
  • Zabulon Skipper 9
  • Least Skipper 1
  • Peck's Skipper 4
  • Little Glassywing 2

Will Kerling

downtown CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

Black Swallowtail: two males chasing each other around in a meadow; Eastern Tailed-Blue: a female

  • Black Swallowtail 2
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Orange Sulphur 4
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1

Steven Glynn

Power line & area across from Millville Racetrack, along Rt. 555
Cumberland County, NJ

Juniper Hairstreak: very faded rag; Hackberry Emperor: Fresh, h&some, pic on Flickr page —>

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 4
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 8
  • Cabbage White 17
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 2
  • Juniper Hairstreak 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 2
  • American Lady 1
  • Hackberry Emperor 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 2
  • Juvenal's Duskywing 2
  • Horace's Duskywing 1
  • Least Skipper 1
  • Dun Skipper 2

S. Armstrong & C. Allen

My yard in CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

a fresh summer form in/around Hops; why so few of this sp. this year?

  • Question Mark 1

Cynthia Allen

My yard in CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail: 1 male nectaring on Silky Dogwood; 'Summer' Spring Azure: all 3 interacting at once; Lady sp.: quick fly-by; Hayhurst's Scallopwing: FOY

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 4
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 2
  • Lady sp. 1
  • Little Wood-Satyr 6
  • Hayhurst's Scallopwing 1
  • Aaron's Skipper 1
  • Least Skipper 1

J&J Connor

our yard
Atlantic County, NJ

  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 2

Chris Herz

Riverwinds Scenic Trail
Gloucester County, NJ

Cabbage White: late in the day obs./ cloudy but warm; American Copper: faded; Eastern Comma: in woods, chasing spicebush & zabulon; Peck's Skipper: on yarrow, path to parking lot from right; Dun Skipper: fresh – along path by big pond with yellow iris

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 6
  • Cabbage White 23
  • American Copper 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 3
  • Lady sp. 1
  • Eastern Comma 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 3
  • Peck's Skipper 2
  • Dun Skipper 1

Dave Amadio

Backyard garden, West Deptford
Gloucester County, NJ

Red Admiral: I think only the 3rd for me in 2013; Swarthy Skipper: perched on a marigold in the shade, but not nectaring; Zabulon Skipper: 1 male, 1 fem.

  • Cabbage White 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • Red Admiral 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 2
  • Swarthy Skipper 1

Chris Herz

Audubon, backyard garden
Camden County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 2

Will Kerling

Avalon Golf Links - South
Cape May County, NJ

Spicebush Swallowtail: only out for 20 minutes this day; Zabulon Skipper: all fresh males

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 2
  • Zabulon Skipper 5

J&J Connor

Riverside Rd, Port Republic
Atlantic County, NJ

  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 2

Steven Glynn

Cedarville Rd. Recreation Area-Millville, NJ
Cumberland County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 3
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 2
  • Cabbage White 6
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 7
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 2
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • Northern Cloudywing 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 3
  • Least Skipper 5
  • Peck's Skipper 8
  • Tawny-edged Skipper 2
  • Sachem 4

Will Kerling

Avalon Golf Links - South
Cape May County, NJ

flying on a cloudy evening at 6:38 pm

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1