Butterfly sighting

May 24 2009

Ryan Brady

Location: Chippewa Lake Bog, northwest of the town of Clam Lake
Bayfield County

I was surprised by the lack of bog specialty butterflies here. But found 5 species of tiger beetles in a 150 meter stretch along the boat landing road (see photos).

Boreal Long-lipped Tiger Beetle

Boreal Long-lipped Tiger Beetle

Obliqued-lined Tiger Beetle

Obliqued-lined Tiger Beetle

Common Claybank Tiger Beetle

Common Claybank Tiger Beetle

Cow Path Tiger Beetle

Cow Path Tiger Beetle

Six-spotted Tiger Beetle

Six-spotted Tiger Beetle