Date: Mon, 12 Aug 2019 16:34:22 -0400
From: Barbara Volkle <barb620...>
Subject: [MassLep] Southborough and Marlborough 8/11/2019
Nice day - mostly sunny and 77 degrees. Butterflies 10 individuals in 2
hours!! If you don't think the world is coming to an end, you haven't
been looking for butterflies in Eastern Massachusetts.
Breakneck Hill Reservation, Southborough, Ma 11am to 12:25pm:
Cabbage White - 1
Common Ringlet - 1
Common Wood Nymph - 1
Monarch - 4
Unidentified large dark butterfly (either a dark swallowtail or
red-spotted admiral - too far away to id) - 1
Assabet River at Boundary Street, Marlborough 1:30pm
A lot of Joe Pye-Weed and Loosestrife but no butterflies
Quabbin Aquaduct on Robin Hill Road, Marlborough 1:45pm to 2:10pm
Clouded Sulphur - 1
Little Glassywing - 1
Usually at this time of year this area produces many Cabbage Whites,
Clouded and Orangwe Sulphurs, Wild Indigo Duskywings and other species.
Hopefully just an off year.
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