May 2014 Sightings

Will Kerling

Middle Township Bike Path
Cape May County, NJ

American Copper: mint fresh

  • Cabbage White 8
  • American Copper 1
  • Azure, sp. 1
  • American Lady 1

Dave Amadio

Lizard Tail Swamp Preserve
Cape May County, NJ

  • Azure, sp. 2
  • American Lady 1

Jack Miller

Lizard Tail Swamp Preserve
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Azure, sp. 2
  • American Lady 3

Jack Miller

Head of River Rd powerline
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 2

Jack Miller

Tarkiln Rd
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Will Kerling

Court House - Dennisville Road
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Dave Amadio

Backyard garden, West Deptford
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Will Kerling

High's Beach Road
Cape May County, NJ

  • American Copper 4

Will Kerling

Lizard Tail Swamp Preserve
Cape May County, NJ

  • American Lady 1

Dave Amadio

Old Robbins Trail
Cape May County, NJ

  • Azure, sp. 3

Jesse Connor

Galloway Municipal Gardens
Atlantic County, NJ

  • Black Swallowtail 1

Dave Amadio

At work in Cherry Hill
Camden County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 6

Dave Amadio

Belleplain St Forest
Cape May County, NJ

Azure, sp.: one of these appeared to be an interesting "marginata form" C.idella. Was unable to photograph.

  • Brown Elfin 1
  • Azure, sp. 19

Steven Glynn

Estell Manor Road- Peaslee WMA
Cumberland County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 2

Jack Miller

Belleplain St Forest
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Azure, sp. 22
  • Blueberry Azure 2
  • American Lady 1

Dave Amadio

Jake's landing Rd.
Cape May County, NJ

  • American Lady 1

Will Kerling

Lizard Tail Swamp Preserve
Cape May County, NJ

Falcate Orangetip: 3 females, 3 males; Eastern Tailed-Blue: includes a mated pair / 12 males, 1 female; Pearl Crescent: FOY for me; Juvenal's Duskywing: fresh male; Horace's Duskywing: fresh male

  • Falcate Orangetip 6
  • Frosted Elfin 4
  • Juniper Hairstreak 6
  • Holly Azure 8
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 13
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • Duskywing sp. 1
  • Juvenal's Duskywing 1
  • Horace's Duskywing 1
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 1

Chris Tonkinson

Lizard Tail Swamp Preserve
Cape May County, NJ

  • Holly Azure 1

Steven Glynn

Buckshutem Creek area, Bevan WMA
Cumberland County, NJ

Hessel's Hairstreak: same spot as last year + 1 week

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 1
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Hessel's Hairstreak 1
  • Azure, sp. 2
  • Juvenal's Duskywing 1

Dave Amadio

Jake's landing Rd.
Cape May County, NJ

Falcate Orangetip: male

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Falcate Orangetip 1
  • Holly Azure 2
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 7

Jack Miller

Lizard Tail Swamp Preserve
Cape May County, NJ

Falcate Orangetip: one extremely worn female

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Falcate Orangetip 4
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Frosted Elfin 6
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 14
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • Juvenal's Duskywing 3
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 1

Amy Gaberlein

Eldora Nature Preserve
Cape May County, NJ

Silver-spotted Skipper: dry woods; Horace's Duskywing: in the dry woods

  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Horace's Duskywing 1

Dave Amadio

Lizard Tail Swamp Preserve
Cape May County, NJ

Falcate Orangetip: 2 males, 1 female

  • Falcate Orangetip 3
  • Eastern Pine Elfin 1
  • Juniper Hairstreak 1
  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • Holly Azure 4
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 15
  • Duskywing sp. 1
  • Juvenal's Duskywing 3

Dave Amadio

At work in Cherry Hill
Camden County, NJ

  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1

Sandra Keller

Glassboro Woods
Gloucester County, NJ

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail: Lincoln Ave.; Spicebush Swallowtail: Lincoln Ave. - very fresh looking.; Elfin sp.: Lincoln Ave. - flushed from road and never returned.; Azure, sp.: In flight - never landed.; Silver-spotted Skipper: Lincoln Ave. - very fresh looking.

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Elfin sp. 2
  • Azure, sp. 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1

Brian Johnson

Maple Avenue
Cumberland County, NJ

  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 12

Steven Glynn

Along Rt. 555, Power line cut
Cumberland County, NJ

  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 4
  • Mourning Cloak 1
  • Juvenal's Duskywing 1

Jack Miller

Head of River Rd powerline
Cape May County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Cabbage White 2
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 4
  • Juvenal's Duskywing 2

Will Kerling

downtown CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Dave Amadio

Belleplain St Forest
Cape May County, NJ

Spicebush Swallowtail: fresh female on Tom Fields Rd.; Eastern Pine Elfin: mint fresh; Holly Azure: mostly Tom Fields Rd.

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Henry's Elfin 2
  • Eastern Pine Elfin 1
  • Holly Azure 60
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 6
  • Duskywing sp. 5
  • Sleepy Duskywing 1
  • Juvenal's Duskywing 18