August 2013 Sightings

Steven Glynn

Johnson Sod Farm area fields
Cumberland County, NJ

Cabbage White: abundant, guestimate; Orange Sulphur: abundant, guestimate

  • Black Swallowtail 3
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 4
  • Cabbage White 250
  • Orange Sulphur 500
  • Variegated Fritillary 3
  • Pearl Crescent 2
  • Red-spotted Purple 1
  • Monarch 1

P & C Sutton

Sutton GDN in Goshen
Cape May County, NJ

Black Swallowtail: female laying eggs on fennel; Zabulon Skipper: male

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 3
  • Cabbage White 2
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 2
  • Question Mark 2
  • Painted Lady 1
  • Red-spotted Purple 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 5
  • Zabulon Skipper 1

P & C Sutton

Sutton GDN in Goshen
Cape May County, NJ

Spicebush Swallowtail: including several pairs in love; Zabulon Skipper: males

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 6
  • Cabbage White 1
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 3
  • White M Hairstreak 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 3
  • Pearl Crescent 2
  • Question Mark 2
  • Red-spotted Purple 2
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 15
  • Zabulon Skipper 2

Will Kerling

downtown CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

Monarch: nectaring on yellow-flowering Coneflower

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 4
  • Cabbage White 6
  • Monarch 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 3
  • Zabulon Skipper 5
  • Broad-winged Skipper 2

Megane Smith

Cape May Point
Cape May County, NJ

female laying eggs

  • Monarch 1

J. Nemeth, Clay Sutton

Sutton GDN in Goshen
Cape May County, NJ

  • Salt Marsh Skipper 1

Steven Glynn

Along Back Neck Road- Fairton
Cumberland County, NJ

  • Black Swallowtail 4
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 5
  • Cabbage White 1
  • Orange Sulphur 3
  • Cloudless Sulphur 4
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 2
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 2
  • Variegated Fritillary 1
  • Pearl Crescent 2
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Red-spotted Purple 2
  • Common Wood-Nymph 1
  • Monarch 2
  • Hayhurst's Scallopwing 1
  • Common Sootywing 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 8
  • Little Glassywing 2
  • Dun Skipper 2

Jean Gutsmuth

Newton Lake County Park
Camden County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 4
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Pearl Crescent 2
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Monarch 1

Will Kerling

N Cape May Garden
Cape May County, NJ

Black Swallowtail: a male; Viceroy: fairly fresh - digital images; Zabulon Skipper: all males

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 2
  • Viceroy 1
  • Monarch 3
  • Zabulon Skipper 5

Will Kerling

Middle Township Bike Path
Cape May County, NJ

Cloudless Sulphur: includes a White female; Juniper Hairstreak: very worn / green scales almost gone; Horace's Duskywing: one a female egg laying on Oak Tree; Wild Indigo Duskywing: a male; Zabulon Skipper: 2 females

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 3
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 52
  • Cabbage White 14
  • Orange Sulphur 3
  • Cloudless Sulphur 6
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 4
  • Juniper Hairstreak 1
  • Gray Hairstreak 7
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 24
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 4
  • American Snout 1
  • Pearl Crescent 17
  • American Lady 1
  • Common Buckeye 13
  • Viceroy 2
  • Common Wood-Nymph 8
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 6
  • Horace's Duskywing 2
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 1
  • Common Sootywing 12
  • Zabulon Skipper 26
  • Swarthy Skipper 21
  • Crossline Skipper 2
  • Dun Skipper 4

Steven Glynn

Jesse Bridge Rd. Powerline
Salem County, NJ

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 3
  • Cabbage White 3
  • Orange Sulphur 2
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • Pearl Crescent 6
  • American Lady 1
  • Red-spotted Purple 1
  • Monarch 2
  • Tawny-edged Skipper 1
  • Sachem 1
  • Dun Skipper 6

Will Kerling

Seashore Road
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Cynthia Allen

GSP MP 27
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cloudless Sulphur 1

Clay Sutton

Seaville (Route 9)
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cloudless Sulphur 1

Cynthia Allen

My yard in CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

Zabulon Skipper: a female; Dun Skipper: a female

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 10
  • Cabbage White 1
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 5
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 3
  • American Lady 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 4
  • Salt Marsh Skipper 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 1
  • Aaron's Skipper 3
  • Dun Skipper 1

Brian Johnson

Millville to Fortescue Road
Cumberland County, NJ

  • Cloudless Sulphur 4

Jesse Amesbury

My yard in CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 4
  • Cabbage White 1
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 2
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • Monarch 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 3
  • Aaron's Skipper 1
  • Broad-winged Skipper 1
  • Dun Skipper 2

Brian Johnson

Fortescue Road
Cumberland County, NJ

  • Cloudless Sulphur 5

Dave Amadio

At work in Cherry Hill
Camden County, NJ

Zabulon Skipper: 2 males, 1 female

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 3
  • Cabbage White 1
  • Pearl Crescent 4
  • Zabulon Skipper 3
  • Peck's Skipper 1

Dave Amadio

Backyard garden, West Deptford
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Red Admiral 1
  • Red-spotted Purple 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 1

Will Kerling

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

  • Pearl Crescent 1

Chris Tonkinson

CMBO CRE - CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

floating high in the autumn-like air - beautiful

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2

Brian Johnson

Hickman Avenue
Cumberland County, NJ

  • Cloudless Sulphur 6

Steven Glynn

Green Swamp WMA- Fairton
Cumberland County, NJ

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 4
  • Cabbage White 2
  • Orange Sulphur 3
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 3
  • Red-spotted Purple 4
  • Monarch 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 1
  • Aaron's Skipper 3
  • Broad-winged Skipper 3

Steven Glynn

Eagle Manor Property- Fairton
Cumberland County, NJ

Common Sootywing: conservative count, very common

  • Black Swallowtail 8
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 3
  • Cabbage White 2
  • Orange Sulphur 3
  • Cloudless Sulphur 13
  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 7
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 2
  • Variegated Fritillary 6
  • Pearl Crescent 8
  • American Lady 2
  • Painted Lady 2
  • Common Buckeye 9
  • Red-spotted Purple 1
  • Monarch 9
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 3
  • Horace's Duskywing 1
  • Common Sootywing 26
  • Zabulon Skipper 6
  • Aaron's Skipper 11
  • Least Skipper 1
  • Fiery Skipper 1
  • Little Glassywing 1
  • Sachem 1
  • Broad-winged Skipper 42
  • Dun Skipper 7

Beth Polvino

North Cape May Garden
Cape May County, NJ

  • Question Mark 2

B. Polvino, Tonkinson&Kerling

North Cape May Garden
Cape May County, NJ

We all missed the Monarch coming out of the blackened Chrysalis - came out while we were at work!

  • Monarch 1

Chris Tonkinson

CMBO CRE Garden - CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

89th Butterfly Species for 2013

  • Ocola Skipper 1

Cynthia Allen

My yard in CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail: all males; Monarch: only second in my yard; Zabulon Skipper: a female; Dun Skipper: both females

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 4
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 12
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 7
  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 2
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • Monarch 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 5
  • Hayhurst's Scallopwing 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 1
  • Salt Marsh Skipper 3
  • Aaron's Skipper 4
  • Delaware Skipper 2
  • Broad-winged Skipper 3
  • Dun Skipper 2

Dave Amadio

Backyard garden, West Deptford
Gloucester County, NJ

Pearl Crescent: nectaring on mountain mint; Red-spotted Purple: all fresh; Zabulon Skipper: males

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 1
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • Question Mark 1
  • Red Admiral 1
  • Red-spotted Purple 3
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 3