Butterfly sighting

Jul 4 2015

Darleen Horman

Location: My yard in Allenton
Washington County

This is the first hairstreak I've seen. The empty eggs and larva are a Giant silk moth sp. found on Elderberry. The Virginia Creeper Sphinx moth was hiding under Anise Hyssop

Virginia Creeper Sphinx

Virginia Creeper Sphinx

Banded Hairstreak

Banded Hairstreak

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