Butterfly sighting

Jun 14 2009

Ryan Brady

Location: My house in the Chequamegon National Forest southeast of Grand View
Bayfield County

Great weather and lots of butterflies. First Silvery Checkerspots and Summer Azure of the year, plus many Hobomok Skippers. Also had 43 C. Tiger Swallowtails feasting in one spot, with ~35 visible in the photo below.

Common Ringlet

Common Ringlet

Silvery Checkerspot

Silvery Checkerspot

Hobomok Skipper

Hobomok Skipper

Canadian Tiger Swallowtail

Canadian Tiger Swallowtail

'Summer' Spring Azure

'Summer' Spring Azure

Indian Skipper

Indian Skipper

★ = New county photo record