Butterfly sighting

Jul 30 2014

Ryan Brady

Location: Central Bayfield County NABA Count, just west of Ashland, centered on Moquah
Bayfield County

7 participants in 3 parties, 9:15am-4:00pm, perfect weather. Total of 468 individuals of 32 species, both well below average. Highlights were few but included all 5 regularly-occurring hairstreaks (pictured in composite image below) and a dozen Green Commas.

Eastern Tailed-Blue

Eastern Tailed-Blue

Bronze Copper

Bronze Copper

Hairstreaks!

Hairstreaks!

Dion Skipper, Least Skipper

Dion Skipper, Least Skipper