News - June 2015
Doxocopa laurentia laurentia
Hembra y macho © Victoria Mansilla
|Two new moths|
|© Sergio Cusano
© Sergio Cusano
The photos, which were taken in the bathroom, are not clear enough to identify these moths for certain. We do know they belong in the Family Geometridae. The above moth could be
|Along with the Olrog's Gull the final result of the survey|
|New butterfly species: Red Cracker
Hamadryas amphinome© Florencia Fortini
© Florencia Fortini
Another butterfly which does not inhabit this area. It was seen in January.
|Skua on the coast of the river. Lui and Cecilia saw a skua chasing some Grey-hooded Gulls
Chroicocephalus maculipennis. It flew away rapidly and could not identify the species.
|Bird Survey organized by the COARECS on Saturday 20th of June On Saturday the survey was carried out. The day was cold, rather sunny but somewhat windy.There is already a preliminary result See the preliminary result|
|© Amelia Besana This sunny © Amelia Besana This windy|
|The group of bird counters very well wrapped up and next some birds|
Male drilling the trunk searching food
|Data to take into account Diego told that a juvenile Black-chested Buzzard-Eagle was seen in Palermo Nora Lago saw the Orange-backed Troupial at RECS|
Later we looked for them from the Lizard Path. At that very moment we saw them move nearer de wall and there we went to have a better view. They were beside the embankment on the Brasil's side on an island of water cabbages. Without binoculars they were confused with the vegetation turned upside down by Wattled Jacanas.
We can see in the photo and the video are all individuals with female plumage. We estimate some of them must be males in eclipse plumage
We waited for the male kingfisher to dive, but it was no use
|Field list 2014-2015|
Photos in video format. The coscoroba swan feeds on vegetal material and invertebrates. The apple snail is not small and it is clearly seen moving down the neck
|New butterfly species: Four-spotted Sailor
Dynamine postverta postvertaAnother species from Misiones.
© Claudia y Diego Bastías
|A misty and wet Saturday © Anahí Sofía Vaccaro
© Anahí Sofía Vaccaro
06-06-15 © Anahí Vaccaro
|New butterfly species: Number eigthy
Diaethria candrena candrena Macho © Claudia y Diego Bastías
|Recs's birthday - 5th of June © Claudia y Diego Bastías
Happy 29 years!
|Mist 05 06 15 © Claudia y Diego Bastías
All the city woke up like this and it lasted for most of the day, but this was not an obstacle for the female Masked Duck to be present.