October 2016 Sightings

Will Kerling

Middle Township Bike Path - CMCH, NJ
Cape May County, NJ

Saw Sachems and Cabbage Whites around and on a Butterfly Bush.
Photo of Ailanthus Webworm Moth.

  • Cabbage White 2
  • Sachem 2

Jean Gutsmuth

Near Audubon Post Office
Camden County, NJ

on a dandelion

  • Variegated Fritillary 1

Clay Sutton

Cape May Point State Park
Cape May County, NJ

Behind the dune trail

  • Eastern Comma 1

Eastern Comma

Matt Webster

Cape May Point State Park
Cape May County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 2
  • Orange Sulphur 3
  • Little Yellow 1
  • Variegated Fritillary 1
  • Question Mark 1
  • Red Admiral 4
  • Common Buckeye 10
  • Monarch 9

Pat Sutton

Cape May Point
Cape May County, NJ

From 11:40 a.m. to 1 p.m. walked 3 miles through the town of Cape May Point, including a number of wildlife gardens (Saint Mary's, Mildred Morgan's, Pecki Witonsky's, Circle Gardens, Triangle Park, Schuhl's). Nectar still luring in butterfies included Vitex, Montauk Daisy, Tropical Milkweed, Lantana, Seaside Goldenrod, Frost Aster).

  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Cloudless Sulphur 1
  • Variegated Fritillary 2
  • American Lady 1
  • Red Admiral 1
  • Common Buckeye 5
  • Monarch 23
  • Ocola Skipper 2
  • Fiery Skipper 1
  • Sachem 7

Monarchs

Ocola Skipper

American Lady

David L. Amadio

At work in Cherry Hill
Camden County, NJ

  • Orange Sulphur 1