Monthly Archives: August 2015

A Variegated Fritillary irruption?

On the heals of Ron Wilson’s Variegated Fritillary in Nova Scotia, I found one today (August 5) on Grand Lake, near Minto, NB! Could these records be the beginning of an irruption? Only one way to find out – get … Continue reading

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A new butterfly for Nova Scotia!

Ron Wilson got a nice surprise in his yard in Berwick August 3rd – the first ever Nova Scotia record of Variegated Fritillary! This is a southern species that in most years colonizes much of the northern United States, the … Continue reading

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