Monday, August 25, 2008

Night at the Shakespeare Garden plus a warbler

At the black light last night-- a Differential Cricket
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And three micromoths - as yet unidentified

photos above by M. Winn

Meanwhile, earlier that day
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Photographer Beth Bergman sent in the photo above, and wrote:

Dear Marie,
Seen Sunday, August 24th, 12:27 pm in Maintenance Field, second tall tree on East side of field facing North. I think this is a blue wing warbler. This is the most complete image. It was doing the standard warbler behavior- flit, flit.
Beth Bergman

PS It IS indeed a Blue-winged Warbler.