Butterfly sighting

Aug 30

Todd Eiben

Location: Spring Green Preserve
Sauk County

I was very happy to find a newly emerged Regal Fritillary. This is a lifer butterfly for me.

American Copper

American Copper

American Copper

American Copper

Common Checkered-Skipper

Common Checkered-Skipper

Common Checkered-Skipper, Big Sand Tiger Beetle

Common Checkered-Skipper, Big Sand Tiger Beetle

Fiery Skipper

Fiery Skipper

Giant Swallowtail

Giant Swallowtail

Proctacanthus milbertii, Silver-spotted Skipper

Proctacanthus milbertii, Silver-spotted Skipper

Tawny-edged Skipper

Tawny-edged Skipper

Leonard's Skipper

Leonard's Skipper

Leonard's Skipper

Leonard's Skipper

Regal Fritillary

Regal Fritillary

Regal Fritillary

Regal Fritillary

Regal Fritillary

Regal Fritillary

★ = New county photo record