April 2014 Sightings

Jack Miller

MacNamara
Cape May County, NJ

Henry's Elfin: same time as 4/13 (4/13), but no fighting today; Blueberry Azure: some are now looking ancient

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Henry's Elfin 11
  • Azure, sp. 9
  • Blueberry Azure 9
  • Holly Azure 1
  • Mourning Cloak 1
  • Juvenal's Duskywing 5

Chris Herz, Mike Russell

Riverwinds Scenic Trail
Gloucester County, NJ

in addition to Dave's sightings; we had an orangetip in the parking area

  • Mourning Cloak 1

Dave Amadio

Riverwinds Comm.Ctr.
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Dave Amadio

Riverwinds River Trail
Gloucester County, NJ

Falcate Orangetip: male

  • Cabbage White 4
  • Falcate Orangetip 1
  • Eastern Comma 6

CTonkinson&WKerling

Gus's Beach Road
Cape May County, NJ

Cabbage White: Different than the above six CWs; Henry's Elfin: Chris spotted in a Cedar Tree.; Gray Hairstreak: a third fresh Gray Hairstreak for the day!!; 'Summer' Spring Azure: spring form Summer Azure / different than the above one around English Ivy

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Henry's Elfin 1
  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 2

Jack Miller

behind my backyard Petersburg
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 2
  • Henry's Elfin 1

Dave Amadio

Backyard West Deptford
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Jim Dowdell

CMY County Airport
Cape May County, NJ

  • Henry's Elfin 14
  • Holly Azure 4

Sandra Keller

Glassboro Woods
Gloucester County, NJ

Henry's Elfin: Got on 10 for a positive id. Am assuming the rest are Henry's also.; Azure, sp.: 3 lucia, 5 marginata, and 3 violacea of the ones I got on.

  • Henry's Elfin 24
  • Azure, sp. 30

Dave Amadio

Wheelabrator refuge
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 12
  • Eastern Comma 6

Dave Amadio

Riverwinds Scenic Trail
Gloucester County, NJ

Falcate Orangetip: all males; Azure, sp.: very bright, likely C.idella; Eastern Comma: had one nectaring on pear bloom (C. H.)

  • Cabbage White 6
  • Falcate Orangetip 4
  • Azure, sp. 1
  • Anglewing sp. 1
  • Eastern Comma 4
  • Duskywing sp. 1

Will Kerling

Gus's and High's Beach Roads
Cape May County, NJ

nectaring on two species of weedy mustards (one yellow-flowering and the other white-flowering) and Lesser Celadine

  • Cabbage White 6

Dave Amadio

Hessian Ave., Verga
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 2

Steven Glynn

Millville Home
Cumberland County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

K & B Johnson

Hansey Creek Road
Cumberland County, NJ

fresh and easy to identify

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1

Chip Krilowicz

Glassboro Woods
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Henry's Elfin 24
  • Blueberry Azure 25
  • Mourning Cloak 1

Will Kerling

Gus's Beach Road
Cape May County, NJ

Gray Hairstreak: stunning fresh - digital image of one; 'Summer' Spring Azure: spring form Summer Azure / hung around English Ivy

  • Gray Hairstreak 2
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • Anglewing sp.
  • Eastern Comma

Dave Amadio

Warwick Rd. Laurel Springs
Camden County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Michael Drake

Riverwinds
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 15

Bruce Ripley

Eldora Nat Preserve
Cape May County, NJ

  • Azure, sp. 2

Michael Drake

Riverwinds River Trail
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Anglewing sp. 3
  • Eastern Comma 6

Will Kerling

Gus's Beach Road
Cape May County, NJ

Falcate Orangetip: a fresh male patrolling / FOY; Henry's Elfin: two were Callophrys henrici viridis (green on ventral side of FW apex); Azure, sp.: lean toward spring form Summer Azure - would not stop

  • Cabbage White 4
  • Falcate Orangetip 1
  • Henry's Elfin 8
  • Azure, sp. 1

Dave Amadio

Warwick Rd. Somerdale
Camden County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 3

Steven Glynn

Heislerville WMA
Cumberland County, NJ

  • Anglewing sp. 1

Michael Drake

Glassboro Woods
Gloucester County, NJ

Brown Elfin: Digital photo; Azure, sp.: I had a good look at 10of these - all violacea - very bright. I have a couple of perched picturesbut they don't seem helpful.

  • Brown Elfin 1
  • Henry's Elfin 7
  • Azure, sp. 16
  • Eastern Comma 2
  • Mourning Cloak 1

Dave Amadio

Rt 30 Lawnside
Camden County, NJ

flying at the base of a flowering ornamental in front of the Home Depot

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1

Bruce Ripley

Nummy Lake
Cape May County, NJ

  • Azure, sp. 1

Dave Amadio

Backyard West Deptford
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Harvey Tomlinson

Lizard Tail Swamp Preserve
Cape May County, NJ

digital image

  • Frosted Elfin 1

Bruce Ripley

Beaver Swamp WMA
Cape May County, NJ

  • Henry's Elfin 4
  • Azure, sp. 5