2020 June 29 morning
Ron Flower sends photographs of a Satyr Comma from Cowichan Station, and a Dun Skipper on the way to Kinsol Trestle.
Satyr Comma Polygonia satyrus (Lep.: Nymphalidae) Ron Flower
Dun Skipper Euphyes vestris (Lep.: Hesperiidae) Ron Flower
Jeff Gaskin tells us that Kirsten Mills saw a Milbert’s Tortoiseshell on the top of Mount Tolmie shortly before 5:00 pm yesterday, June 28. Jeremy Tatum was on Mount Tolmie at 6:30 pm and he saw two Painted Ladies near the Jeffery Pine; nothing on the reservoir.
Val George writes: I took this photo of a Western Red Damsel Amphiagrion abbreviatum, yesterday, June 28, at Island View Park.
Western Red Damsel Amphiagrion abbreviatum (Odo.: Coenagrionidae) Val George
Jochen Möhr’s moths at Metchosin this morning:
1 Callizzia amorata
1 Eupithecia sp.
1 Protitame subalbaria
1 Tyria jacobaeae