June 2015 Sightings

Pat Sutton

Sutton GDN in Goshen
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Sandra Keller

Floodgates
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Eastern Comma 3
  • Red Admiral 3

Dave Amadio

At work in Cherry Hill
Camden County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 5
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • Peck's Skipper 3

Sandra Keller

Gravelly Hill Rd.
Salem County, NJ

  • American Lady 4
  • Least Skipper 7

Sandra Keller

Marshalltown Rd.
Salem County, NJ

My FOS

  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 2

Pat & Clay Sutton

Sutton GDN in Goshen
Cape May County, NJ

Question Mark: emerging from chrysalis at 9:20 a.m. on side of house, next to Dwarf Hackberry tree (its host plant)

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Question Mark 1

Dave Amadio

At work in Cherry Hill
Camden County, NJ

Cabbage White: mostly on dogbane

  • Cabbage White 9
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 3
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Least Skipper 2
  • Peck's Skipper 1

Chris Herz

Wheelabrator garden, Westville
Gloucester County, NJ

Black Swallowtail: on fennel; Spicebush Swallowtail: Not much activity in the garden, but a newly planted Spicebush has two cats. Wild indigo just planted here had a leaf shelter but didn't want to open it up–poss. wild indigo duskywing cat., and fennel has black swallowtail cat.

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 2

Chris Herz

Wheelabrator, Westville
Gloucester County, NJ

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail: one flying, one nectaring on viburnum in bloom in the woods by the fence; Eastern Tailed-Blue: fresh–at end of the trail, on white clover; 'Summer' Spring Azure: overcast, late afternoon; azures on road to river; one in parking lot; Peck's Skipper: one faded, one fresh; Crossline Skipper: on hawk weed

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Cabbage White 15
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 8
  • Anglewing sp. 1
  • Red Admiral 6
  • Zabulon Skipper 7
  • Peck's Skipper 2
  • Crossline Skipper 1

Dave Amadio

Backyard garden, W.Deptford
Gloucester County, NJ

Found an extremely fresh individual roosting in my red verbena hanging basket.

  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1

Chris Herz

Audubon backyard garden
Camden County, NJ

Black Swallowtail: one on fennel, one on dill; Anglewing sp.: probably question mark as that is what is usually here

  • Black Swallowtail 2
  • Cabbage White 1
  • Anglewing sp. 1

Dave Amadio

Backyard garden, W.Deptford
Gloucester County, NJ

still roosting in verbena basket at 5:30 a.m.

  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1

Pat & Clay Sutton

Sutton GDN in Goshen
Cape May County, NJ

  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 2

Dave Amadio

At work in Cherry Hill
Camden County, NJ

Banded Hairstreak: fresh one landed on dogbane leaf. Very reliable here in a neighboring property; 'Summer' Spring Azure: a surprising bit of action at noon today under cloudy skies and a strong breeze.; Variegated Fritillary: FOY for spreadsheet, but reported by others in SJ this year.; Question Mark: fresh summer form

  • Cabbage White 6
  • Banded Hairstreak 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 5
  • Variegated Fritillary 1
  • Question Mark 1
  • Least Skipper 1

Dave Amadio

Riverwinds Scenic Trail
Gloucester County, NJ

Cabbage White: sand blackberry, the major nectar source now; American Copper: fresh, likely start of 2nd brood; Eastern Comma: summer form; American Lady: including 2 sharing scat with V.atalanta; Hackberry Emperor: fresh, flying in the vicinity of Hackberry trees; Tawny Emperor: fresh, in a cherry tree; Tawny-edged Skipper: a mated pair; Zabulon Skipper: 12 males 2 females

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 54
  • American Copper 4
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 2
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 5
  • Eastern Comma 1
  • American Lady 8
  • Red Admiral 8
  • Hackberry Emperor 1
  • Tawny Emperor 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 17
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 14
  • Least Skipper 3
  • Peck's Skipper 3
  • Tawny-edged Skipper 2
  • Crossline Skipper 3
  • Little Glassywing 2
  • Dun Skipper 1

Dave Amadio

Grove Ave., W.Deptford
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 3

Dave Amadio

Backyard garden, W.Deptford
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

Jean Gutsmuth & Chris Herz

Mannington area
Salem County, NJ

Bronze Copper: 1 faded, 2 fresh

  • Cabbage White 12
  • Bronze Copper 3
  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 3
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 2

Pat & Clay Sutton

Sutton GDN in Goshen
Cape May County, NJ

  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 3

Dave Amadio

Wheelabrator Refuge
Gloucester County, NJ

Black Swallowtail: on fennel, likely same one as reported 6/3; Eastern Tailed-Blue: not much nectar here outside of the garden. Extensive mowing of path & powerline cut.; 'Summer' Spring Azure: 5 of these nectaring on Vib.dentatum, the others were puddling on damp soil; Eastern Comma: at least 4 were fresh summer form; Zabulon Skipper: 4 males 1 female

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 21
  • Swallowtail sp. 2
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 2
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 16
  • Eastern Comma 5
  • Red Admiral 4
  • Red-spotted Purple 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Zabulon Skipper 5
  • Least Skipper 2
  • Peck's Skipper 3
  • Tawny-edged Skipper 1

Sandra Keller

Parvin State Park
Salem County, NJ

'Summer' Spring Azure: Same trail area.; Appalachian Brown: The trail through the natural area - the wet part.

  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 3
  • Appalachian Brown 8

Pat & Clay Sutton

Sutton GDN in Goshen
Cape May County, NJ

  • Silver-spotted Skipper 2
  • Zabulon Skipper 1

Steven Glynn

Millville airport area- Buckshutem & Cedar field
Cumberland County, NJ

European Skipper: Fresh and sharp looking

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 2
  • Cabbage White 3
  • American Copper 1
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • American Lady 2
  • Southern Cloudywing 1
  • Swarthy Skipper 1
  • Least Skipper 1
  • European Skipper 19

Jesse & Jack Connor

Our yard, Port Republic
Atlantic County, NJ

Zabulon Skipper: all males

  • Cabbage White 8
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 6
  • Zabulon Skipper 3
  • Least Skipper 1
  • Peck's Skipper 1

Steven Glynn

Hunter's Mill Bog power line area
Atlantic County, NJ

Bog Copper: Fresh and beautiful; American Lady: New brood, all fresh.

  • Cabbage White 1
  • Bog Copper 17
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 1
  • Question Mark 2
  • American Lady 6
  • Red-spotted Purple 1
  • Little Wood-Satyr 4
  • Southern Cloudywing 2
  • Least Skipper 2
  • Crossline Skipper 4

Rick Cech

on route from Cape May to Hunter's Mill Bog
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 5

Mike Russell

Medford, field near the airport
Burlington County, NJ

  • Monarch 1

Pat Sutton, Rick Cech, Teresa Knipper, Alana Edwards

Mackey's Crossing Road in Belleplain State Forest
Cape May County, NJ

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 4
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 7
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • Red-spotted Purple 2
  • Appalachian Brown 5

Pat Sutton, Rick Cech, Teresa Knipper, Alana Edwards

Hunter's Mill Bog
Atlantic County, NJ

Bog Copper: flushed with every step

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Bog Copper 400
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 2
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • Red-spotted Purple 1
  • Swarthy Skipper 3

Rick Cech

Hunter's Mill Bog
Atlantic County, NJ

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1