Butterfly sighting

Aug 8 2014

Fern Springs

Location: Crex Meadows
Burnett County

12-3,sunny, 80s
I saw 13 fritillaries, but could not get close enough to most to ID. The black swallowtail was a first for me and the family of swans was an extra treat.

Black Swallowtail

Black Swallowtail

Viceroy

Viceroy

Trumpeter Swans

Trumpeter Swans

'Summer' Spring Azure

'Summer' Spring Azure

Monarch

Monarch

Lupine

Lupine

'Karner' Melissa Blue

'Karner' Melissa Blue

Great Spangled Fritillary

Great Spangled Fritillary

White-faced Meadowhawk

White-faced Meadowhawk

Common Wood-Nymph

Common Wood-Nymph

Clouded Sulphur

Clouded Sulphur