Pond-lilies (Nuphar advena) are up. By July all of Raymond
Brook Marsh will be carpeted with the blossoms of Water-lilies (Nymphaea
Red-winged Blackbirds (Agelaius phoeniceus) display and call
from every conceivable perch.
or Quaker-ladies (Houstonia purpurea).
Blueberries (Vaccinia sp.)
Hellebore (Veratrum viride).
on Raymond Brook at Grayville Road.
at Grayville Falls.
Wing skipper (Erynnis sp.). The skippers, superfamily Hesperoidea,
are a distinct group allied to the butterflies and moths. The antennae
are clubbed like butterflies but hooked at the tips and wideset at