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Date: Sat, 18 May 2024 14:09:29 -0700 (PDT)
From: Moe O'Connor <moe.oconnor7...>
Subject: [MassLep] Re: 5/17 Dinosaur footprints, little Mt. Tom, Montague Sand Plain

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At the Juniper Grove alongside the Rt.91 billboard we saw:
1 Juniper Hairstreak, which laid an egg on the Eastern Red Juniper while we=
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watched.
3 American Coppers (two of them were mating on a blade of grass
2 American Lady
Approximately 6 or so Dusted Skippers
Moe O'Connor
Springfield
On Friday, May 17, 2024 at 9:57:41=E2=80=AFPM UTC-4 Barbara Volkle wrote:

> Today's Massachusetts Butterfly Club walk lead by Tom Gagnon met at the=
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> Dinosaur Footprints with one Clouded Sulphur sighted.
>
> The next stop was little Mt. Tom:
>
> Pearl Crescent 7
> SIlver-spotted Skipper 2
> Eastern Tailed-Blue 3
> Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 5
> Juvenal's Duskywing 5
> Silvery Blue 1
> Red Admiral 1
> Cabbage White 3
>
> Also seen were a Scarlet Tanager, a Raven, many Barn Swallows and=20
> Northern Rough-winged Swallows and more.
>
> At this point several participants went on the hike down to the Juniper=
=20
> Hairstreak spot. I'll leave it to them to report their findings.
>
> The rest of the group went on to the Montague Sand Plain area:
>
> Dusted Skipper 2
> Cobweb Skipper 6
> Eastern Tailed-blue 15
> Azure 1
> Juvenal's Duskywing 50+
> Dreamy Duskywing 4
> Sleepy Duskywing 1
> Wild Indigo Duskywing 10
> Black Swallowtail 1
> American Copper 16
> American Lady 2
> Eastern Pine Elfin 4
> Clouded Sulphur 8
> Cabbage White 1
>
> Also seen and heard were Prairie Warbler, Field Sparrow, Indigo Bunting,=
=20
> Red-breasted Nuthatch, Scarlet Tanager, a flock of 15 Red Crossbills,=20
> and more.
>
> Thanks to all!
>
> Steve Moore
> Barbara Volkle
> Northborough, MA
> <bar......>
>

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<br />At the Juniper Grove alongside the Rt.91 billboard we saw:<div>1 Juni=
per Hairstreak, which laid an egg on the Eastern Red Juniper while we watch=
ed.</div><div>3 American Coppers (two of them were mating on a blade of gra=
ss</div><div>2 American Lady</div><div>Approximately 6 or so Dusted Skipper=
s</div><div>Moe O'Connor</div><div>Springfield</div><div class=3D"gmail_quo=
te"><div dir=3D"auto" class=3D"gmail_attr">On Friday, May 17, 2024 at 9:57:=
41=E2=80=AFPM UTC-4 Barbara Volkle wrote:<br/></div><blockquote class=3D"gm=
ail_quote" style=3D"margin: 0 0 0 0.8ex; border-left: 1px solid rgb(204, 20=
4, 204); padding-left: 1ex;">Today&#39;s Massachusetts Butterfly Club walk =
lead by Tom Gagnon met at the=20
<br>Dinosaur Footprints with one Clouded Sulphur sighted.
<br>
<br>The next stop was little Mt. Tom:
<br>
<br>Pearl Crescent 7
<br>SIlver-spotted Skipper 2
<br>Eastern Tailed-Blue 3
<br>Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 5
<br>Juvenal&#39;s Duskywing 5
<br>Silvery Blue 1
<br>Red Admiral 1
<br>Cabbage White 3
<br>
<br>Also seen were a Scarlet Tanager, a Raven, many Barn Swallows and=20
<br>Northern Rough-winged Swallows and more.
<br>
<br>At this point several participants went on the hike down to the Juniper=
=20
<br>Hairstreak spot.=C2=A0 I&#39;ll leave it to them to report their findin=
gs.
<br>
<br>The rest of the group went on to the Montague Sand Plain area:
<br>
<br>Dusted Skipper 2
<br>Cobweb Skipper 6
<br>Eastern Tailed-blue 15
<br>Azure 1
<br>Juvenal&#39;s Duskywing 50+
<br>Dreamy Duskywing 4
<br>Sleepy Duskywing 1
<br>Wild Indigo Duskywing 10
<br>Black Swallowtail 1
<br>American Copper 16
<br>American Lady 2
<br>Eastern Pine Elfin 4
<br>Clouded Sulphur 8
<br>Cabbage White 1
<br>
<br>Also seen and heard were Prairie Warbler, Field Sparrow, Indigo Bunting=
,=20
<br>Red-breasted Nuthatch,=C2=A0 Scarlet Tanager, a flock of 15 Red Crossbi=
lls,=20
<br>and more.
<br>
<br>Thanks to all!
<br>
<br>Steve Moore
<br>Barbara Volkle
<br>Northborough, MA
<br><a href data-email-masked rel=3D"nofollow"><bar......></a>
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