May 2016 Sightings

Will Kerling

Downtown Cape May CH, NJ
Cape May County, NJ

Saw Cabbage Whites, swallowtails and a Red Admiral moving rapidly east to west.

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 2
  • Red Admiral 1

Cynthia Allen

Belleplain State Forest, Tom Field Rd.
Cape May County, NJ

Most of the Spicebush were fresh males imbibing minerals from the sand road. A couple of the E. Tigers were doing the same. I also observed an Ebony Jewelwing.

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 3
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 10

Will Kerling

Avalon Golf Links - Swainton, NJ
Cape May County, NJ

There was a Cabbage White flying on the golf course.

  • Cabbage White 1

Cynthia Allen

Lot adjacent to my yard in CMCH
Cape May County, NJ

  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • Little Wood-Satyr 26

Chris Herz

Audubon garden
Camden County, NJ

Fresh E. Tiger nectaring on Rhodendron.

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 1

Will Kerling

Downtown Avalon, NJ including beach access at 44th Street
Cape May County, NJ

A Cabbage White was flying on the business strip and at the 44th Street Beach Access, we witnessed a Spicebush Swallowtail and a Red-spotted Purple looking for host plants.

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 1
  • Red-spotted Purple 1

Will Kerling

Belleplain, NJ
Cape May County, NJ

There was an Orange Sulphur flying in a yard within the town.

  • Orange Sulphur 1

David L. Amadio

Backyard butterfly garden, West Deptford
Gloucester County, NJ

  • Cabbage White 1

David L. Amadio

At work in Cherry Hill
Camden County, NJ

  • Spicebush Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 6
  • Zabulon Skipper 2
  • Peck's Skipper 1