Butterfly sighting

Aug 3

Jim Schiedermayer

Location: Township of Hortonia, WI one mile west of hwy T on Hwy 15
Outagamie County

I saw two on the damp sand next to my pond. One was shimmering or shaking while the other stood there then the one shaking flew next to the other then back and began the shaking. The one shaking had a mostly plain yellow bottom whike the other had striking black stripes on it’s bottom.

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail, Giant Swallowtail

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail, Giant Swallowtail

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail, Giant Swallowtail

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail, Giant Swallowtail

Giant Swallowtail

Giant Swallowtail

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail, Giant Swallowtail

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail, Giant Swallowtail