Butterfly sighting

Jul 10 2018

Trempealeau NABA Count

Location: Within 15 mile diameter circle that includes Perrot State Park and Trempealeau NWR
Trempealeau County

29th annual Butterfly Count for the North American Butterfly Association. 13 observers. 12 party-hours. 292 individuals of 38 species. Gray Copper and Gorgone Checkerspot are Special Concern. Variegated Fritillary is only the count's 3rd record. Giant Swallowtail is 4th record and Juniper Hairstreak is count's 5th record. Monarch had highest numbers of the 29 years!

Common Roadside-Skipper

Common Roadside-Skipper

Northern Broken-Dash

Northern Broken-Dash

Northern Crescent

Northern Crescent