August 2013 Sightings

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

Cynthia Allen

My yard in CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

Horace's Duskywing: a male & a female; Broad-winged Skipper: 1 in Hibiscus blossom

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 3
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 26
  • Cabbage White 1
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 2
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • Common Wood-Nymph 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 2
  • Horace's Duskywing 2
  • Delaware Skipper 1
  • Broad-winged Skipper 2

Will Kerling

Middle Township Bike Path
Cape May County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 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

Dave Amadio

Rt 70 & Old Cuthbert Rd.
Camden County, NJ

on mimosa

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 3

Brian Johnson

Eagle Manor - east side of Cohanesy River
Cumberland County, NJ

Hayhurst's Scallopwing: hard to find this year; Zabulon Skipper: 2 females

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 9
  • Cabbage White 4
  • Orange Sulphur 7
  • Cloudless Sulphur 20
  • Gray Hairstreak 4
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 4
  • Variegated Fritillary 1
  • Pearl Crescent 27
  • Common Buckeye 3
  • Monarch 2
  • Hayhurst's Scallopwing 1
  • Common Sootywing 5
  • Zabulon Skipper 9
  • Swarthy Skipper 2
  • Least Skipper 1
  • Broad-winged Skipper 6

Dave Amadio

At work in Cherry Hill
Camden County, NJ

Common Sootywing: nectaring on yellow dahlia; Zabulon Skipper: 4 males, 1 female

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 3
  • Orange Sulphur 2
  • Pearl Crescent 4
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Common Sootywing 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 5
  • Peck's Skipper 5
  • Broad-winged Skipper 1

Will Kerling

Middle Township Bike Path
Cape May County, NJ

Black Swallowtail: mint fresh female; Eastern Tiger Swallowtail: one a pale rag with NO tails; Southern Cloudywing: pale, but in great shape; Horace's Duskywing: all females; Sachem: both males

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 20
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 26
  • Cabbage White 8
  • Orange Sulphur 2
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 4
  • Swallowtail sp. 2
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 4
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 6
  • Common Buckeye 2
  • Red-spotted Purple 1
  • Common Wood-Nymph 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 15
  • Southern Cloudywing 1
  • Horace's Duskywing 3
  • Zabulon Skipper 1
  • Least Skipper 3
  • Sachem 2
  • Broad-winged Skipper 1
  • Dun Skipper 1

Dave Amadio

Rt 295 Mt Ephraim
Camden County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1

Dave Amadio

Rt295 Haddon Heights
Camden County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2

Cynthia Allen

H& Ave., CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1

Will Kerling

N Boyd Street Garden
Cape May County, NJ

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail: one nectaring on a domestic Phlox sp.

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Cabbage White 3
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 2
  • Broad-winged Skipper 1

Chris Herz

GCC Community garden & field
Gloucester County, NJ

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail: one dark female; Sulphur sp.: white form clouded or orange; American Copper: on white clover; American Lady: on red clover

  • Black Swallowtail 2
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 5
  • Cabbage White 28
  • Sulphur sp. 1
  • Orange Sulphur 18
  • American Copper 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 2
  • Variegated Fritillary 2
  • Pearl Crescent 10
  • American Lady 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 8
  • Common Sootywing 8
  • Tawny-edged Skipper 1
  • Crossline Skipper 1

S. Armstrong & C. Allen

My yard in CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

FOY; on red Bee Balm

  • Cloudless Sulphur 1

Dave Amadio

Backyard garden, West Deptford
Gloucester County, NJ

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail: 4 males, 1 female; Monarch: male; Zabulon Skipper: 3 males, 1 female

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 5
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 2
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • Red Admiral 2
  • Monarch 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 4
  • Zabulon Skipper 4
  • Broad-winged Skipper 1

NJA Thurs BF Walks

CMBO CRE - Cape May CH
Cape May County, NJ

Question Mark: a 'Summer Form'

  • Black Swallowtail 12
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 12
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 10
  • Cabbage White 8
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Cloudless Sulphur 3
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1
  • Juniper Hairstreak 8
  • Gray Hairstreak 3
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • American Snout 1
  • Pearl Crescent 2
  • Question Mark 1
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Red-spotted Purple 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 10
  • Common Sootywing 1
  • Salt Marsh Skipper 6
  • Zabulon Skipper 6
  • Sachem 3
  • Delaware Skipper 4
  • Broad-winged Skipper 50
  • Dun Skipper 1

Will Kerling

downtown CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

Zabulon Skipper: both males; Broad-winged Skipper: one nectaring on Joe Pye Weed

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 5
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 1
  • Cabbage White 9
  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 10
  • Zabulon Skipper 2
  • Broad-winged Skipper 2

Dave Amadio

Rt295 Cherry Hill
Camden County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1

Brian Johnson

Sea Breeze Road
Cumberland County, NJ

Delaware Skipper: one buried inside a Mourning Glory

  • Variegated Fritillary 9
  • Pearl Crescent 978
  • Red-spotted Purple 1
  • Viceroy 1
  • Common Checkered-Skipper 1
  • Aaron's Skipper 2
  • Swarthy Skipper 1
  • Delaware Skipper 4
  • Broad-winged Skipper 4

Dave Amadio

Rt70 & Old Cuthbert Rd.
Camden County, NJ

on mimosa

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1

Brian Johnson

North Avenue
Cumberland County, NJ

  • Red Admiral 1
  • Common Wood-Nymph 1

Chris Herz

Backyard garden, Audubon
Camden County, NJ

Red-banded Hairstreak: on mt. mint

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 3
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 3
  • Zabulon Skipper 1

Jesse Amesbury

My yard in CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 5
  • Cabbage White 1
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 2
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 2
  • Aaron's Skipper 1
  • Little Glassywing 1
  • Broad-winged Skipper 1

Brian Johnson

Lake Audrey
Cumberland County, NJ

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail: one a 'Black Form' female; Southern Cloudywing: all butterflies near this lake nectaring on a Sweet Pepperbush Plant

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 3
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1
  • White M Hairstreak 2
  • American Snout 1
  • Painted Lady 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 6
  • Southern Cloudywing 1
  • Broad-winged Skipper 7

Cynthia Allen

My yard in CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

Question Mark: around Hops; Horace's Duskywing: a male & a female; Delaware Skipper: 1 in Hibiscus blossom; Zabulon Skipper: 2 females & a male

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 4
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 10
  • Cabbage White 1
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 4
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 3
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • Question Mark 1
  • Common Wood-Nymph 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 3
  • Hayhurst's Scallopwing 1
  • Horace's Duskywing 2
  • Aaron's Skipper 2
  • Salt Marsh Skipper 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 3
  • Least Skipper 1
  • Delaware Skipper 3
  • Broad-winged Skipper 7

P & C Sutton

Sutton GDN in Goshen
Cape May County, NJ

Zabulon Skipper: male

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 3
  • Cabbage White 2
  • Cloudless Sulphur 1
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 3
  • Juniper Hairstreak 2
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 3
  • American Snout 2
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • American Lady 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 4
  • Zabulon Skipper 1

Clay Sutton

Sutton GDN in Goshen
Cape May County, NJ

  • White M Hairstreak 1

Will Kerling

400 Block W H& Avenue
Cape May County, NJ

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1

Brian Johnson

Haleyville Road
Cumberland County, NJ

  • Orange Sulphur 3
  • Cloudless Sulphur 2
  • Gray Hairstreak 2
  • Pearl Crescent 7
  • American Lady 3
  • Common Buckeye 4
  • Southern Cloudywing 3

J&J Connor

our yard in Port Republic
Atlantic County, NJ

Cloudless Sulphur: foy for us

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 3
  • Cabbage White 6
  • Cloudless Sulphur 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 2