This blog provides an informal forum for terrestrial invertebrate watchers to post recent sightings of interesting observations in the southern Vancouver Island region. Please send your sightings by email to Jeremy Tatum (jtatum@uvic.ca). Be sure to include your name, phone number, the species name (common or scientific) of the invertebrate you saw, location, date, and number of individuals. If you have a photograph you are willing to share, please send it along. Click on the title above for an index of past sightings.The index is updated most days.

2021 July 10

2021 July 10

    Jeff Gaskin writes that there were a Red Admiral and three Painted Ladies on the Mount Tolmie reservoir in the late afternoon of July 9.  Jeremy Tatum wonders if the Red Admiral was the individual that he released there on July 4.