Proctor 6 is a nonpriority block, but it includes our residence, hence
relatively close to monitor. Formerly 34 species had been
vouchered and today 2 more were added from a single site.
Seventy-five minutes of butterflying during the mid-afternoon produced 11
species including: black swallowtail (1), clouded sulphur (33), orange
sulplhur** (3), bronze copper*** (1), Eastern tailed-blue*** (1), Aphrodite
fritillary** (2), pearl crescent (4), viceroy* (3), common ringlet (1), monarch
(7). The powerline cut was aflame with goldenrod along with some
The bronze copper seemed completely out of habitat, neither wetland nor
sedge to be seen!
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