Butterfly sighting

Aug 7

Ed Buchs

Location: Bloomfield Township
Walworth County

Giant Swallowtail seen on native Joe Pye Weed. Hackberry Emperor seen in back yard - with many hackberry trees around though picture taken on a wooden clothesline post. Also seen several Monarchs on native Cup Plant, an Eastern Tiger Swallowtail on native Joe Weed, a Viceroy on native Rattlesnake Master and a Pearl Crescent on native fleabane.

Pearl Crescent

Pearl Crescent

Hackberry Emperor

Hackberry Emperor

Giant Swallowtail

Giant Swallowtail

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail

Monarch

Monarch

Viceroy

Viceroy

★ = New county photo record
☆ = New county sighting record