Butterfly sighting

Aug 8 2013

Sylvia Edlebeck

Location: Stewart County Park, north of Mount Horeb
Dane County

70's, mostly sunny, late afternoon. The common buckeye and one of the fritillaries were extremely worn, with huge chunks missing from their wings. It was good to see a skipper. I've only seen a few this year. I found this insect interesting.

Pearl Crescent

Pearl Crescent

Great Spangled Fritillary

Great Spangled Fritillary

Eastern Tailed-Blue

Eastern Tailed-Blue