Butterfly sighting

Jul 3 2014

Ron Arnold, Mike Reese

Location: Sandhill/Seneca NABA Count
Wood County

This was the 24th year for this count. It was a great day for hairstreaks and Two-spotted Skippers, scoring a hairstreak "slam" with all 6 resident species for the county. Acadian Hairstreak, Great Spangled Fritillary, Northern Crescent, Mourning Cloak, Eyed Brown and Monarch have been seen on each of the 24 counts.

Silvery Checkerspot

Silvery Checkerspot

Two-spotted Skipper

Two-spotted Skipper

Striped Hairstreak

Striped Hairstreak

Smooth Greensnake

Smooth Greensnake

Hickory Hairstreak

Hickory Hairstreak

Bronze Copper

Bronze Copper

Bog Copper

Bog Copper

★ = New county photo record