Butterfly sighting

Aug 6 2014

Randy Powers

Location: Town of Sommers: Savanna reconstruction & Virgin Prairie remnant
Kenosha County

Sunny & Windy day, there were sixty sightings documented for a total of twelve species and one False Crocus Geometer! First Buckeyes of the season we have seen in this area and One Giant Swallowtail which eluded us avoiding a photo. One Eastern Tiger Swallowtail melonic of "black" form!

False Crocus Geometer

False Crocus Geometer

Monarch

Monarch

Viceroy

Viceroy

Common Buckeye

Common Buckeye

Pearl Crescent

Pearl Crescent

Eastern Tailed-Blue

Eastern Tailed-Blue

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail

Black Swallowtail

Black Swallowtail

★ = New county photo record