April 2014 Sightings

Jesse Amesbury

CMCH yard
Cape May County, NJ

Anglewing sp.: chasing each other

  • Blueberry Azure 1
  • Anglewing sp. 2

Jack Connor

Old Port Road Pt Rep
Atlantic County, NJ

Blueberry Azure: 1 lucia, 2 marginata, 2 uncertain

  • Blueberry Azure 5
  • Anglewing sp. 1
  • Mourning Cloak 1

Will Kerling

Beaver Dam Road
Cape May County, NJ

Blueberry Azure: 5 marginata (one a roadkill) and 5 undetermined to form

  • Blueberry Azure 10
  • Anglewing sp. 1

Jack Miller

Old Robbins Trail (off Jakes Ldn Rd)
Cape May County, NJ

Anglewing sp.: Probably Commas

  • Blueberry Azure 7
  • Anglewing sp. 2
  • Eastern Comma 5

Jack Miller

behind my backyard Petersburg
Cape May County, NJ

Clouded Sulphur: So fresh I could touch it

  • Clouded Sulphur 1
  • Eastern Comma 1

M Bisignano & K Meistrell

Belleplain State Forest - Tom Field Road
Cape May County, NJ

Blueberry Azure: Route 47 to Sunset Road. 8 marginata, 2 lucia, 1 violaceae, 5 undetermined. Digital image of violaceae.; Anglewing sp.: blasted by us high overhead.

  • Blueberry Azure 16
  • Anglewing sp. 1
  • Eastern Comma 1

K & B Johnson

Buck Horn Road
Salem County, NJ

  • Mourning Cloak 1

Jack Connor

Indian Cabin Woods Pt Rep
Atlantic County, NJ

1 marginata; 2 uncertain

  • Blueberry Azure 3

Dave Amadio

Wheelabrator refuge
Gloucester County, NJ

Mourning Cloak: Observed a male courting a female. They took shelter deep into a mound of dried grass and mated. Remained in this location for over an hour.

  • Eastern Comma 3
  • Mourning Cloak 3

Jack Miller

MacNamara
Cape May County, NJ

Blueberry Azure: Not as numerous as 4/3; I just walked more miles

  • Blueberry Azure 32
  • Eastern Comma 2
  • Mourning Cloak 2

M. Russell, C. Herz

Audubon backyard garden
Camden County, NJ

fly through

  • Cabbage White 1

Jean Gutsmuth

RiverWinds
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Michael Drake

Jake's Landing Road
Cape May County, NJ

All very pale - no pictures - presumed C. lucia form marginata? Could they be Holly Azure this early?

  • Azure, sp. 4

Michael Drake

Beaver Dam Road
Cape May County, NJ

1 marginata -picture available

  • Blueberry Azure 1

Doyle and Jim Dowdell

Corbin City - Tuckahoe WMA
Atlantic County, NJ

  • Blueberry Azure 23
  • Eastern Comma 6
  • Mourning Cloak 1

Michael Drake

Lizard Tail Swamp Preserve
Cape May County, NJ

1 marginata, 1 uncertain

  • Blueberry Azure 2

K & B Johnson

Rte. 553 through Fairton
Cumberland County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

K & B Johnson

Tarkiln Pond Area
Cape May County, NJ

Blueberry Azure: 8 positively, Blueberry Azures / the others, most likely, the same sp.

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Blueberry Azure 14

Michael Drake

Old Robbins Trail (off Jakes Ldn Rd)
Cape May County, NJ

Blueberry Azure: Form uncertain; Anglewing sp.: All in rapid flight

  • Blueberry Azure 1
  • Anglewing sp. 3
  • Mourning Cloak 1

K & B Johnson

Hansey Creek Road
Cumberland County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 2

Will Kerling

High's Beach
Cape May County, NJ

  • Anglewing sp. 1
  • Mourning Cloak 2

Chip Krilowicz

Winslow WR
Camden County, NJ

  • Eastern Comma 1

Brian Johnson

Waterworks Road
Salem County, NJ

  • Orange Sulphur 1

Chip Krilowicz

Make Peace Refuge
Atlantic County, NJ

  • Blueberry Azure 24

Will Kerling

Middle Township Bike Path
Cape May County, NJ

last one flying at 3:50 PM

  • Cabbage White 3

Sandra Keller

NP Dredge Spoils
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Jack Miller

behind my backyard Petersburg
Cape May County, NJ

  • Blueberry Azure 4

Brian Johnson

Bear Swamp
Cumberland County, NJ

  • Blueberry Azure 11
  • Anglewing sp. 2
  • Eastern Comma 1
  • Mourning Cloak 2

Jack Miller

Upper Champion Rd Belleplain
Cape May County, NJ

  • Blueberry Azure 4

JDowdell & CSutton

Maurice River
Cumberland County, NJ

Mourning Cloak: last one flying at 5:15 PM

  • Cabbage White 2
  • Eastern Comma 2
  • Mourning Cloak 3