VERY NICE pictures. Way to go! ruth
On 7/8/2016 4:27 PM, Theresa Armata wrote:
> Bennington got some rain last evening and that, coupled with sun, heat
> and humidity seems to have given a boost to
> new flights of butterflies emerging.
> Today in Bennington I found new flights of Common Wood Nymphs,
> Eastern-tailed Blues, Baltimore Checkerspots,
> and delightfully a Coral Hairstreak and 2 Acadian Hairstreaks.
> Skippers were still hard to find… ( the fields I checked were very
> tall and due to be mowed
> this week ). I did find a few Little Glassy-wings and Northern Broken
> Dash. Banded Hairstreaks are either late or having a bad year… I have
> checked oaks that usually
> have a few engaged in aerial combat..but have only found 1 in Pownal
> this week.
> Below links to the Coral and Acadian Hairstreaks.
> Terri Armata … Bennington.