Butterfly sighting

Jul 3 2009

Judith Huf

Location: Schlitz Audubon Nature Center, Bayside
Milwaukee County

Sun finally came out about noon; unfortunately I had to leave soon after. But I saw my first Great Spangled Fritillary of the year and a very interesting and beautiful fly called a Golden-backed Snipe Fly (Chrysopilus thoracicus).

Great Spangled Fritillary

Great Spangled Fritillary

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail

Monarch

Monarch

Golden-backed Snipe Fly

Golden-backed Snipe Fly

★ = New county photo record