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Date: Wed, 7 Oct 2020 09:56:36 -0400
From: Loretta Lutman <butterflies_bg...>
Subject: ETS



Yesterday, Oct 5th, I saw a very worn, faded rag-tag male ETS, with the =
left hind wing missing. I also saw what appeared to be a freshly =
eclosed male, beautiful bright colors, but with half the hind wing and =
half the forewing missing - a marked large V shaped part of the forewing =
missing. =20

I also rescued 14 5th instar, and one 4th instar black swallowtail =
caterpillars on what was left of the bronze fennel. There is a fissure =
in one chrysalis, and another with an incomplete pupation. Don=E2=80=99t =
know how it will affect the butterfly.

Saw 2 monarchs yesterday

Loretta Lutman =20=