Butterfly sighting

Jul 7

Rich Kahl & Laurie Yahr

Location: Hay Meadow Flowage, Chippewa Co. Forest
Chippewa County

Many Coppers flitting about; could only ID Bog Coppers but did not ID easily more than 100. Many flowering cranberries (probably both species - Vaccinium macrocarpon & oxycoccos) and Marsh Cinquefoils. Female & Male Elfin Skimmers - Special Concern (Nannothemis bella).

Silver-bordered Fritillary

Silver-bordered Fritillary

Eyed Brown

Eyed Brown

Elfin Skimmer

Elfin Skimmer

Elfin Skimmer

Elfin Skimmer

Silver-bordered Fritillary

Silver-bordered Fritillary

Bog Copper

Bog Copper

Bog Copper

Bog Copper