probably Common BaskettailThese were swarming at the Spednic lake PNA on June 16 2018.
Paul thinks maybe Mantled Baskettail - Epitheca semiaquea; Common - E. cynosura seems more likely.
Either way, nice to see this dark-patch…Discussionprobably Common Baskettail4 LikesSharp Lined Powder Moth MaleTrap june 24DiscussionSharp Lined Powder Moth MaleTrap june 243 LikesGypsonoma fasciolana - Hodges #3223I submitted this to BG in May 2013. Someone just ID'd it ... imagine that! It was found in Minto on May 30, 2013. None I can see on BNB so thought I'd post it.
Gypsonoma fasciolana - Hodges #3223
ht…DiscussionGypsonoma fasciolana - Hodges #32232 LikesIs this an immature Grackle or a Brewers Bla…DiscussionIs this an immature Grackle or a Brewers Bla…2 LikesCharadra deridens - The Laugher - Hodges#918…Made my day to find this beauty smiling at me!!DiscussionCharadra deridens - The Laugher - Hodges#918…4 LikesCedar WaxwingphotoCedar Waxwing1 LikeDelta Spotted Spiketial June 23 9:40 amDiscussionDelta Spotted Spiketial June 23 9:40 am3 LikesA Micro, an Angle and a Litter Moth. All Ne…1. Grapholita packardi - Cherry Fruitworm Moth - Hodges#3428...put it on the graph paper, got one shot and it was gone
2. Phalaenophana pyramusalis - Dark-banded Owlet - Hodges#8338
3. Macaria min…DiscussionA Micro, an Angle and a Litter Moth. All Ne…3 LikesTurkey hen and 3 chicks, 23JUN2018 (1)photoTurkey hen and 3 chicks, 23JUN2018 (1)2 LikesCornus alternifolia flowerA couple of pics of our native Cornus alternifolia, Alternate-leaved Dogwood. This is an small understory tree used to part shade or full shade. The leaves turn a nice reddish/purple in the fall.DiscussionCornus alternifolia flower2 LikesMACHIAS SEAL ISLAND REPORTOther than a steadily increasing number of Alcid & Tern chicks and the first EIDER chicks emerging, things have been relatively quiet. Yesterday was an exception, with several birds apparently ar…DiscussionMACHIAS SEAL ISLAND REPORT5 LikesRSCN5577 Magnolia WarblerphotoRSCN5577 Magnolia Warbler2 LikesRSCN5599 Northern ParulaphotoRSCN5599 Northern Parula2 LikesBlack-Patched Clepsis; Fredericton, June 2…Turned on my back light for a while last night; didn’t see many moths. But there were a dozen or so of these flitting about. (Has been posted on BNB in the past)
Clepsis melaleucanus Hodges 3686DiscussionBlack-Patched Clepsis; Fredericton, June 2…2 LikesMarathyssa inficita - Dark Marathyssa - Hodg…Totally thrilled to get this one yesterday. Had to wait till this morning to ID it.
Marathyssa inficita - Dark Marathyssa - Hodges#8955DiscussionMarathyssa inficita - Dark Marathyssa - Hodg…4 LikesHen Turkey with chicksphotoHen Turkey with chicks1 LikeGoldenrod Crab Spider - maleOften seen are the large crab spiders sitting in wait on a flower in hopes of grabbing insect prey. These are the females of the species, THOMISIDAE Misumena vatia - Goldenrod Crab Spider. The female…DiscussionGoldenrod Crab Spider - male3 LikesCattail Borer Moth (Bellura obliqua) 932517.…I finally had my first Cattail Borer Moth Bellura obliqua appear at our lights just after midnight last night. Tony had told us that they can be quite common in proper habitat so I was hoping to come…DiscussionCattail Borer Moth (Bellura obliqua) 932517.…3 LikesA few more odes from UNB Woodlot Fredericton…Nice to finally see a Harlequin Darner. Was very bright.
Stream Cruiser stopped by. Again tooo bright.
These next two always give me trouble as I have a short memory and can't seem to keep them s…DiscussionA few more odes from UNB Woodlot Fredericton…3 LikesFour Spotted Skimmer June 20 9:10 amDiscussionFour Spotted Skimmer June 20 9:10 am4 LikesSpiketails @ Spednic Lake PNAThese 2 guys flew into my tabanid trap within minutes of each other.
Held between fingers, photographed and released; none the worse for their experience.DiscussionSpiketails @ Spednic Lake PNA4 Likes