Butterfly sighting

Aug 5

Patrick Ready

Location: Military Ridge Bike Trail
Dane County

I rode the trail this morning and found lots of activity west of Verona. Most were sitting on the dusty path and a few were on plants/flowers. I walked about a 1/4 mile area. Beebalm had a Snowberry Hummingbird Moth.

Monarch

Monarch

Silver-spotted Skipper

Silver-spotted Skipper

Black Swallowtail

Black Swallowtail

Black Swallowtail

Black Swallowtail

Viceroy

Viceroy

Snowberry Clearwing (moth)

Snowberry Clearwing (moth)

Pearl Crescent

Pearl Crescent

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail, Painted Lady

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail, Painted Lady

Painted Lady

Painted Lady