Tony
  • Fredericton
  • Canada
Share

Tony's Discussions

Waxwings

Started this discussion. Last reply by Andrew Olive Jan 29. 2 Replies

For the past several years I have saved a large bag of Mountain Ash berries for winter waxwings.So far this winter no birds have arrived and so am wanting to 'get rid of' these berries.Anyone is…Continue

Bird Books for sale

Started Feb 4, 2017 0 Replies

Disposing of about 20 books;  1st 5:Dunn & Kimble "Warblers" Peterson Field Guide. New.  $15.00Harrison "Wood Warblers' World. Hardcover. Individual chapters for each species. $15.00Farrand…Continue

IS THIS DANGEROUS?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Tony May 29, 2016. 3 Replies

Finally got connected after a scary notice from Firefox and 3 refusals to even let me access BNB"Your connection is not secureThe owner of birdingnewbrunswick.ca has configured their website…Continue

Mountain Ash berries for pick-up

Started this discussion. Last reply by Joanne Savage Jan 7, 2016. 3 Replies

I have about 5 pounds of frozen berries that I saved for the Waxwings. However, none have shown up to eat the few berries still on the tree.Rather than let them go to waste they can be picked-up in…Continue

 

Tony's Page

Latest Activity

Tony replied to Nancy Mullin's discussion For the Group "New to NB" - Aglossa cuprina in the group Moths New to NB
"Nice 'catch' Nancy; as you say 'new', not listed in the latest check list."
yesterday
Tony replied to Laurie Grattan's discussion Great-spangled Fritillary male July 19 2:19 pm. was back today got a better image. in the group Butterflies of the Maritimes
"Yes, nice image. This is atlantis, not cybele. Your earlier shot of cybele looks more like aphrodite to me, but those 2 species are difficult to tell apart"
yesterday
Tony replied to Joanne Savage's discussion Phragmites Wainscot ? July 11-12/15 Quispamsis trap in the group Moths of New Brunswick
"Not saying you should kill/spread; it's just a fact that for some genera it is easier to get an ID from a spread individual; genitalia prep likely the gold standard"
Tuesday
Tony replied to Joanne Savage's discussion Phragmites Wainscot ? July 11-12/15 Quispamsis trap in the group Moths of New Brunswick
"You can check these pages http://www.nearctica.com/leucania/sysfly/Lmulti.htm 2 sets, a-j, m-z. Easier to idea 'in the flesh', also easier with spread specimens. I, of course, prefer dissection."
Monday
Tony replied to Stuart Tingley's discussion Browntail Moth (Euproctis chrysorrhoea) 930171.00 – 8320 at Cormierville, Kent Co., 13 July 2018 in the group Moths of New Brunswick
"Very nice Stuart, hope you still have it; need to go to NBM. I just posted some moth images on BG and noticed that a similar male Browntail Moth was photographed in MA July 14 2018"
Jul 15
Joanne Savage replied to Tony's discussion Heat kills ? in the group Maritime Dragonflies and Damselflies
"Normally there are b'flies and Odes active on my property... I've noted an absence of activity lately."
Jul 13
Tony replied to Stuart Tingley's discussion Help needed with bog geometer (Escuminac Point, 11 July 2018) in the group Moths of New Brunswick
"I found genitalia preps of both male and female from the UK on the www. Will be worth you to collect a few and send them to me for dissection; will compare with UK moths."
Jul 13
Nancy Mullin replied to Tony's discussion Heat kills ? in the group Maritime Dragonflies and Damselflies
"That’s not good news... I was down along the river today and saw a good number of bees and butterflies, as well as a few odes. I had visitors with me, so couldn’t do any serious sleuthing. Hoping the loss wasn’t too…"
Jul 12
Tony added a discussion to the group Maritime Dragonflies and Damselflies
Thumbnail

Heat kills ?

I spent all of yesterday July 11 2018 at Spednic Lake PNA, just west of McAdam.Perfect weather, full sun, no wind, high 20's.Unfortunately almost NO insects.Saw 1 butterfly - Dun SkipperCaught 1 male Emerald Spreadwing and 1 female Slaty Skimmer in my tent (horsefly) trap (both released)There were a few male Slaty's at the bridge at Digitty (?) Stream.and that's all!…See More
Jul 12
Tony replied to Stuart Tingley's discussion Help needed with bog geometer (Escuminac Point, 11 July 2018) in the group Moths of New Brunswick
"For future dissection it is always best to dry moths quickly. Any source of heat up to about 70C works fine. Small moths should easily dry within 24 h; larger ones perhaps 2-3 days. Heat does not have to be continuous; a few hours during the day,…"
Jul 12
Tony replied to Stuart Tingley's discussion Help needed with bog geometer (Escuminac Point, 11 July 2018) in the group Moths of New Brunswick
"Always a good idea to collect 1 male (at least) of all 'troublesome' species. I will dissect & photograph!"
Jul 12
Tony replied to Stuart Tingley's discussion Help needed with bog geometer (Escuminac Point, 11 July 2018) in the group Moths of New Brunswick
"How about an undescribed species? Best I can come up with, and a poor best, is 7626 Caesia sororiata.? Worth sending to Chris Schmidt at the CNC"
Jul 12
Tony replied to Nancy Mullin's discussion July 5-7, 2018 Quarryville. Thanks for the ID help everyone! in the group Moths of New Brunswick
"abrupta is now frater, Close, but I doubt it is frater"
Jul 12
Tony replied to Nancy Mullin's discussion July 5-7, 2018 Quarryville. Thanks for the ID help everyone! in the group Moths of New Brunswick
"Not 10298, It is 9433 Xylomoia chagnoni (at least for today!); a variable species."
Jul 10
Tony replied to Nancy Mullin's discussion New for July 5-7 Quarryville. Thanks for the ID help with 3 & 4, Stuart and Joanne! in the group Moths of New Brunswick
"I'm still struggling with #1 10928 Graphiphora augur is a possibility ?"
Jul 9
Tony replied to Nancy Mullin's discussion New for July 5-7 Quarryville. Thanks for the ID help with 3 & 4, Stuart and Joanne! in the group Moths of New Brunswick
"#3  9550 Enargia infumata"
Jul 9

Profile Information

User Name
Tony T

Comment Wall

You need to be a member of BirdingNewBrunswick to add comments!

Join BirdingNewBrunswick

  • No comments yet!
 
 
 

© 2018   Created by BNB Host.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service