Jump to :     |    View All Lists    |    FAQ
List: Carolina-Leps
Date: Wed, 25 Oct 2017 17:21:30 -0400
From: Harry LeGrand (via carolinaleps Mailing List) <carolinaleps...>
Subject: Re: 6 White Peacocks in Carteret County, NC

--001a11468592ace9f8055c65a319
Content-Type: text/plain; charset="US-ASCII"
Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7BIT

Wow! I just now updated the species account on the Butterflies of NC
website. I mentioned *Bacopa monnieri* -- Coastal Water-hyssop -- in the
account.

Note that the plant in John's photo on the website is indeed *Bacopa
monnieri*. Maybe that is a female laying eggs.

Harry LeGrand

On Wed, Oct 25, 2017 at 5:05 PM, John Fussell <jfuss...> wrote:

> Today I returned to the portion of the Roosevelt Natural Area (Bogue
> Banks, Carteret County) where I saw up to 3 White Peacocks two weeks ago.
> (This is about 500 meters SW of the North Carolina Aquarium.)
>
> I found 6 today; 5 were in one swale system, 1 was in another. At one
> site, I had 3 in sight at one time--2 of them were copulating.
>
> All of the sites have much Bacopa monnieri.
>
> John Fussell
> Morehead City, NC
>

--001a11468592ace9f8055c65a319
Content-Type: text/html; charset="UTF-8"
Content-Transfer-Encoding: quoted-printable

<div dir=3D"ltr"><div><div>Wow!=C2=A0 I just now updated the species accoun=
t on the Butterflies of NC website.=C2=A0 I mentioned <i>Bacopa monnieri</i=
> -- Coastal Water-hyssop -- in the account.<br><br></div>Note that the pla=
nt in John&#39;s photo on the website is indeed <i>Bacopa monnieri</i>.=C2=
=A0 Maybe that is a female laying eggs.<br><br></div>Harry LeGrand<br></div=
><div class=3D"gmail_extra"><br><div class=3D"gmail_quote">On Wed, Oct 25, =
2017 at 5:05 PM, John Fussell <span dir=3D"ltr">&lt;<a href=3D"mailto:jfuss=
@clis.com" target=3D"_blank"><jfuss...></a>&gt;</span> wrote:<br><block=
quote class=3D"gmail_quote" style=3D"margin:0 0 0 .8ex;border-left:1px #ccc=
solid;padding-left:1ex">Today I returned to the portion of the Roosevelt N=
atural Area (Bogue Banks, Carteret County) where I saw up to 3 White Peacoc=
ks two weeks ago.=C2=A0 (This is about 500 meters SW of the North Carolina =
Aquarium.)<br>
<br>
I found 6 today; 5 were in one swale system, 1 was in another.=C2=A0 At one=
site, I had 3 in sight at one time--2 of them were copulating.<br>
<br>
All of the sites have much Bacopa monnieri.<span class=3D"HOEnZb"><font col=
or=3D"#888888"><br>
<br>
John Fussell<br>
Morehead City, NC <br>
</font></span></blockquote></div><br></div>

--001a11468592ace9f8055c65a319--