Butterfly sighting

Jul 5 2014

Douglas Buege

Location: Sterling Barrens
Polk County

9am to noon. First time I've seen a mourning cloak nectaring.

Silvery Checkerspot

Silvery Checkerspot

Viceroy

Viceroy

Red Admiral

Red Admiral

Silver-spotted Skipper

Silver-spotted Skipper

Dot-tailed Whiteface

Dot-tailed Whiteface

Great Spangled Fritillary

Great Spangled Fritillary

Banded Hairstreak

Banded Hairstreak

Banded Hairstreak

Banded Hairstreak

Banded Hairstreak

Banded Hairstreak

Edwards' Hairstreak

Edwards' Hairstreak

White Admiral

White Admiral

Widow Skimmer

Widow Skimmer

Big Sand Tiger Beetle

Big Sand Tiger Beetle

Mourning Cloak

Mourning Cloak

Northern Pearly-eye

Northern Pearly-eye

Northern Crescent

Northern Crescent

Four-spotted Skimmer

Four-spotted Skimmer

Little Wood-Satyr

Little Wood-Satyr

Eastern Comma

Eastern Comma

★ = New county photo record
☆ = New county sighting record