August 2013 Sightings

Sandra Keller

My garden in Barrington
Camden County, NJ

On the Joe-Pye Weed. Stayed for a few hours. One moved to the Mountain-mint.

  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 2

Will Kerling

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

  • Red-spotted Purple 1

Will Kerling

downtown CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

Red-banded Hairstreak: flew from grass lawn into a Black Cherry Tree; Zabulon Skipper: a female on Spirea Bush Flowers

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Cabbage White 2
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 3
  • Zabulon Skipper 3
  • Broad-winged Skipper 1

Will Kerling

North Cape May Garden
Cape May County, NJ

Black Swallowtail: both males; American Snout: flying all over the backyard; American Lady: in & out of garden - moving northward; Common Buckeye: in & out of garden - moving northward; Monarch: one egg alying on Tropical Milkweed; Sachem: all males; Zabulon Skipper: both males

  • Black Swallowtail 2
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 2
  • Cabbage White 3
  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 2
  • American Snout 1
  • American Lady 2
  • Common Buckeye 2
  • Monarch 3
  • Zabulon Skipper 2
  • Sachem 3

Chris Tonkinson

downtown CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail: male ETS

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Swallowtail sp. 1

Jack Connor

Port Republic WMA
Atlantic County, NJ

Spicebush Swallowtail: along half mile of dirt road, most on Clethra; Zabulon Skipper: male

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 4
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 15
  • Zabulon Skipper 1

Will Kerling

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

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 1

P & C Sutton

Sutton GDN in Goshen
Cape May County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 3
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 2
  • Cabbage White 1
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 2
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 3
  • American Snout 2
  • Red-spotted Purple 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 5
  • Broad-winged Skipper 1

Clay Sutton

West Cape May
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cloudless Sulphur 1

Chris Tonkinson

Rio Gr&e, NJ
Cape May County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1

Cynthia Allen

My yard in CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

Question Mark: ovipositing on Hops; Horace's Duskywing: a male; Delaware Skipper: 1 in hibiscus; Zabulon Skipper: a male

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 7
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 6
  • Cabbage White 3
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 2
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 5
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • Question Mark 1
  • Red-spotted Purple 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 4
  • Horace's Duskywing 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 1
  • Salt Marsh Skipper 1
  • Delaware Skipper 2
  • Broad-winged Skipper 8
  • Dun Skipper 1

Will Kerling

North Cape May Garden
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 2

Cynthia Allen

My yard in CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

Monarch: FOY in my yard

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 3
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 6
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • Monarch 1
  • Hayhurst's Scallopwing 1
  • Delaware Skipper 1

Chris Herz

GCC Community garden & field
Gloucester County, NJ

Pearl Crescent: heavy cloud cover & cool–no Tigers here either!

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 2
  • Orange Sulphur 6
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • Variegated Fritillary 2
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 3
  • Common Sootywing 1

Will Kerling

Middle Township Bike Path
Cape May County, NJ

  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 2
  • Sachem 1

J&J Connor

our yard in Port Republic
Atlantic County, NJ

on Prunus virginiana

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2

Sandra Keller

Palmyra
Burlington County, NJ

On the butterfly bush. I had no Tiger Swallowtails in the 35 minutes I was there. & no Monarch eggs on the Milkweed.

  • Swarthy Skipper 1

Dave Amadio

At work in Cherry Hill
Camden County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 6
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • Red-spotted Purple 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 1
  • Peck's Skipper 2
  • Tawny-edged Skipper 1

Will Kerling

downtown CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

Spicebush Swallowtail: one nectaring on Zinnia; Zabulon Skipper: a male

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 3
  • Cabbage White 2
  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 3
  • Zabulon Skipper 1
  • Sachem 3
  • Broad-winged Skipper 1

Will Kerling

Just N of Rio Gr&e - Rte. 47
Cape May County, NJ

flying despite clouds & much cooler weather

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2

Brian Johnson

Peek Preserve
Cumberland County, NJ

  • Appalachian Brown 1

Beth Polvino

North Cape May Garden
Cape May County, NJ

  • Monarch 2

Dave Amadio

Magnolia Garden Village
Camden County, NJ

Red Admiral: on white buddleia; Silver-spotted Skipper: on white buddleia

  • Red Admiral 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1

Dave Amadio

Backyard garden, West Deptford
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Red Admiral 1

Will Kerling

downtown CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

Zabulon Skipper: a male

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 1

Will Kerling

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

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1

Chip Krilowicz

Haddonfield yard
Camden County, NJ

  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1

Chris Herz

GCC Community garden & field
Gloucester County, NJ

Black Swallowtail: female; Spicebush Swallowtail: male & female; Pearl Crescent: cloudy & cool, some wind

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 2
  • Cabbage White 2
  • Orange Sulphur 6
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 2
  • Variegated Fritillary 1
  • Pearl Crescent 3
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 2
  • Common Checkered-Skipper 1
  • Common Sootywing 5

J Trainer, W Kerling

Lizard Tail Swamp Preserve
Cape May County, NJ

Red-banded Hairstreak: one flushed & flew in hard, driving rain!!; Variegated Fritillary: flying in hard, driving rain!!; Viceroy: great place for this bug; Common Wood-Nymph: one flying in hard, driving rain!!; Tawny-edged Skipper: all mint fresh / one a female; Delaware Skipper: don't see here often; Zabulon Skipper: one fresh female

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 13
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 22
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 4
  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 3
  • Variegated Fritillary 1
  • Pearl Crescent 2
  • Common Buckeye 3
  • Red-spotted Purple 2
  • Viceroy 10
  • Common Wood-Nymph 2
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 4
  • Horace's Duskywing 2
  • Zabulon Skipper 8
  • Swarthy Skipper 7
  • Least Skipper 14
  • Tawny-edged Skipper 6
  • Delaware Skipper 1
  • Dun Skipper 4

Chris Herz

on campus near building
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2