Butterfly sighting

Apr 19

Mike Reese, Karen Oberhauser

Location: Spring Green Preserve SNA
Sauk County

I wanted to see if Olympia Marbles were flying and some were! I also got to see my first tiger beetles of the year, and a plant I have been looking for this spring Draba reptans.

Olympia Marble

Olympia Marble

Round-lobed Hepatica

Round-lobed Hepatica

Big Sand Tiger Beetle

Big Sand Tiger Beetle

Obliqued-lined Tiger Beetle

Obliqued-lined Tiger Beetle

Festive Tiger Beetle

Festive Tiger Beetle

Round-lobed Hepatica

Round-lobed Hepatica

Carolina Whitlow-grass (Draba reptans)

Carolina Whitlow-grass (Draba reptans)

Eastern Comma

Eastern Comma

'Spring' Spring Azure

'Spring' Spring Azure

Mourning Cloak

Mourning Cloak