Butterfly sighting

Jul 22 2017

Dean Hansen

Location: Co. Rd. O, Fish Lake SWA
Burnett County

All were nectaring on common milkweed or spotted knapweed of roadside. Dun and Broken-Dash Skippers were out by the dozens; I didn't try to separate sightings to species. But Broad Winged and Dion Skippers were absent.

Aphrodite Fritillary

Aphrodite Fritillary

Dun Skipper

Dun Skipper

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail

Painted Lady

Painted Lady

Eyed Brown

Eyed Brown