Butterfly sighting

Aug 25 2017

Christine Stanke

Location: Virmond Park in Mequon
Ozaukee County

It was amazing how many Monarchs we saw today at this park which is located on the bluff of Lake Michigan. We also saw a large number of Silver-spotted Skippers which were mainly seen nectaring on Purple Loosestrife.

Silver-spotted Skipper

Silver-spotted Skipper

'Summer' Spring Azure

'Summer' Spring Azure

Monarch

Monarch

Sachem

Sachem

Pearl Crescent

Pearl Crescent

Sachem

Sachem

Black Swallowtail

Black Swallowtail