April 2014 Sightings

SKeller & Gwen Alexander

Greenwald Park
Camden County, NJ

Very fresh individual.

  • Mourning Cloak 1

Will Kerling

Rte. 47 from High's Beach Road to Bucks Avenue
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Dave Amadio

At work in Cherry Hill
Camden County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 7

Scott Fisher

Whiting
Ocean County, NJ

photo'd

  • Hoary Elfin 1

Will Kerling

Gus's Beach Road
Cape May County, NJ

Falcate Orangetip: both males

  • Cabbage White 7
  • Falcate Orangetip 2
  • Henry's Elfin 2
  • Holly Azure 2

Bruce Ripley

Atsion Nature Trail
Burlington County, NJ

  • Brown Elfin 1
  • Eastern Pine Elfin 1
  • Azure, sp. 4

Will Kerling

Lizard Tail Swamp Preserve
Cape May County, NJ

Falcate Orangetip: 4 males and 1 female / the male nectaring on a weedy mustard sp. and a rockcress sp.; Frosted Elfin: digital image; Juniper Hairstreak: mint fresh / FOY; Eastern Tailed-Blue: both males; Blueberry Azure: My first double digit day - 10 butterfly species.; Holly Azure: nectaring on Pear Blossoms; Mourning Cloak: nectaring on Pear Blossoms; American Lady: fairly fresh

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Falcate Orangetip 5
  • Frosted Elfin 2
  • Henry's Elfin 3
  • Juniper Hairstreak 2
  • Azure, sp. 1
  • Blueberry Azure 1
  • Holly Azure 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 2
  • Mourning Cloak 1
  • American Lady 1

Steven Glynn

Hunter's Mill Rd & Rt.347
Cumberland County, NJ

  • Henry's Elfin 2
  • Blueberry Azure 2

Clay Sutton and Will Kerling

Sutton's Garden
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 2

Steven Glynn

Bevan WMA- Buckshutem Creek area
Cumberland County, NJ

  • Blueberry Azure 3

Dave Amadio

At work in Cherry Hill
Camden County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 2

Will Kerling

Lizard Tail Swamp Preserve
Cape May County, NJ

Gray Hairstreak: very fresh; Blueberry Azure: three were form marginata / the other needed better look; Wild Indigo Duskywing: one was a female - digital images / nectaring on Primrose-leaved Violet flowers (Viola primulifolia)

  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • Blueberry Azure 4
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 2

Bruce Ripley

CMY St. Park
Cape May County, NJ

  • Azure, sp. 7

Bruce Ripley

Old Robbins Trail
Cape May County, NJ

  • Henry's Elfin 3
  • Azure, sp. 2
  • Juvenal's Duskywing 1

Bruce Ripley

Dennisville RR
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Henry's Elfin 3
  • Henry's Elfin 3
  • Azure, sp. 4
  • Juvenal's Duskywing 1

Will Kerling

Near Diaz Creek on Rte. 47
Cape May County, NJ

  • Orange Sulphur 1

Chris Herz

Chestnut Branch Park
Gloucester County, NJ

Cabbage White: late in the day obs. – v. windy; Eastern Comma: sunlit patch into the woods by 9/11 memorial–nice spring flowers in the woods

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Eastern Comma 4

Will Kerling

400 Block W Hand Avenue
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Brian Johnson

Peaslee WMA
Cumberland County, NJ

  • Henry's Elfin 2
  • White M Hairstreak 1
  • Duskywing sp. 10
  • Sleepy Duskywing 3
  • Juvenal's Duskywing 20

Jesse Connor

Our yard in Pt Republic
Atlantic County, NJ

  • Azure, sp. 1

Will Kerling

Middle Township Bike Path
Cape May County, NJ

Azure, sp.: candidate for Edward's Azure and still could be a spring form Summer Azure

  • Cabbage White 10
  • Orange Sulphur 2
  • Azure, sp. 1

Dave Amadio

At work in Cherry Hill
Camden County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 4

Harvey Tomlinson

Whiting
Ocean County, NJ

Brown Elfin: flickr images; Hoary Elfin: flickr images

  • Brown Elfin 2
  • Hoary Elfin 8

Dave Amadio

Riverwinds Scenic Trail
Gloucester County, NJ

Black Swallowtail: fresh male, photos; Falcate Orangetip: 2 males, 1 female; Azure, sp.: only a brief look at each

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 11
  • Falcate Orangetip 3
  • Azure, sp. 2
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 5
  • Anglewing sp. 1
  • Eastern Comma 2

Will Kerling

downtown CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

Cabbage White: at least, one female / It was being pursued by two males.; American Copper: all mint fresh - digital images; Eastern Pine Elfin: one nectaring on Pearly Everlasting; Gray Hairstreak: mint fresh; Eastern Tailed-Blue: both fresh males / one nectaring on purple-flowering violet; Blueberry Azure: one a female / both marginatas; 'Summer' Spring Azure: a spring form; American Lady: near Pearly Everlasting; Horace's Duskywing: a fresh female - digital images

  • Cabbage White 8
  • Clouded Sulphur 1
  • Orange Sulphur 2
  • American Copper 6
  • Henry's Elfin 1
  • Eastern Pine Elfin 2
  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • Azure, sp. 3
  • Blueberry Azure 2
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 2
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • Mourning Cloak 2
  • American Lady 1
  • Juvenal's Duskywing 7
  • Horace's Duskywing 1

Dave Amadio

Grove Rd., Nat'l Park
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Michael Drake

Lizard Tail Swamp Preserve
Cape May County, NJ

  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 1

Jack Miller

MacNamara
Cape May County, NJ

  • Henry's Elfin 6
  • Eastern Pine Elfin 1
  • Azure, sp. 3
  • Blueberry Azure 1

Jim Dowdell

ATL City Airport
Atlantic County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • American Copper 1
  • Brown Elfin 2
  • Juniper Hairstreak 1
  • Blueberry Azure 30
  • Sleepy Duskywing 1
  • Juvenal's Duskywing 25

Jack Connor

Mattix Run woods Pt Rep
Atlantic County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 2
  • Sulphur sp. 1