Friday, July 28, 2006

Clouded Yellows

Today Mike and I visited Old Winchester Hill in the hope to find early Silver-spotted Skippers. We didn't find any but we did see at least 6 Clouded Yellows. Other butterflies noted were:

Red Admiral - 36
Painted Lady - 52
Marbled White - 20
Chalk-hill Blue - Masses, may be 2-3000
Dark Green Fritillary - 5
Peacock - 18
Large White - 15
Brimstone - 3
Small Copper - 1
Comma - 1