Strange doings are in the lab. What could be happeining?
The caterpillars have been doing so well in their cages. Why is Vincent taking them off of their racks?
Whoa! We've got a whole lot of metamorphosis going on here. We've got over 70 adult silver-bordered fritillaries. On Wednesday afternoon, we will have our long-awaited field release of these guys.
Oh, and in case you were wondering, the swamp metalmark larvae are still doing very well.
Swamp thistle leaf with swamp metalmark caterpillars
Thanks to Lisa for the photos.