Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Villas, NJ ~ Cox Hall Creek WMA ~ Butterflies Walk

Common Buckeye Butterfly - Rosa Form

Ocola Skipper

Pearl Crescent Butterfly

Red-banded Hairstreak

Black Swallowtail Butterfly

Monday, October 17, 2016

Villas, NJ ~ Cox Hall Creek WMA ~ Butterflies

Red-spotted Purple Butterfly

Red-spotted Purple Butterfly

Orange Sulphur Butterflies mating


Sunday, October 16, 2016

Cape May Point ~ Triangle Garden

Rare to see a Painted Lady Butterfly this season in NJ.  This is only the 8th sighting a a Painted Lady Butterfly and my first sighting of one in 2016.

Painted Lady Butterfly

Saturday, October 15, 2016

My yard ~ More Butterflies & a Hummingbird

Ruby-throated Hummingbird still hanging around

Black Swallowtail

American Lady Butterfly

Horace's Duskywing

Friday, October 14, 2016

My yard ~ More Butterflies

Continuing Long-tailed Skipper 

Long-tailed Skipper,

Ratty Monarch but still flying

Monarch Caterpillars & Chrysalis

Ocola Skipper

Variegated Fritillary

Cape May Point ~ Downy Woodpeckers

This Downy woodpecker was being very industrious digging out a hole in the tree.  I watched him a while before taking pictures.  Last picture he was checking out the click of my camera before flying away for a while.

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Cape May ~ Warblers hanging out

Black-throated Blue

Palm Warbler

Blackpoll Warbler