Hic Bibi butterflies

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Hic Bibi butterflies

Post by phil kirk » Tue May 28, 2019 8:34 pm

Dozens of Common Blue butterflies. 2 Small Copper. A few Azure and a few Large Red Damselflies.
One only Blue Tailed Damselfly (seen by Peter Gravett)

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Re: Hic Bibi butterflies

Post by phil kirk » Wed May 29, 2019 1:44 pm

The spring generation of the Common Blue is doing well. Large numbers seen at Ellerbeck over the last week

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Re: Hic Bibi butterflies

Post by peter rowlands » Thu May 30, 2019 9:52 pm

After the rain the sun came out and so did the Butterflies. Interesting to watch a pair of Common blue Butterflies copulating today. Still lots of Common Blues and a few Small Whites, Green veined and Speckled Wood. Birds seen and heard. 2 Chiffchaffs. Blackbirds. 1 Songthrush. Goldfinch. Chaffinch. Dunnock. Whitethroat. Blackcap. Buzzard. Magpies. Woodpigeon. Collared Dove and a few Swallows.
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Re: Hic Bibi butterflies

Post by peter rowlands » Fri May 31, 2019 9:31 am

Thanks Len.
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