Butterfly sighting

Jul 2 2020

Rich Kahl & Laurie Yahr

Location: Spring Green Preseve, West Parcel below bluffs
Sauk County

Many "coppers" flitted ahead of us along sand barrens trail and all "coppers" we closely saw were American.
Beautiful Wood-nymph Moth (Eudryas grata) - Laurie's spectacular find!
Punctured Tiger Beetle?
Festive Tiger Beetle
Proctacanthus hinei and one other robber fly.

American Copper

American Copper

Coral Hairstreak

Coral Hairstreak

Beautiful Wood-nymph Moth

Beautiful Wood-nymph Moth

Punctured Tiger Beetle

Punctured Tiger Beetle

Machimus sp.

Machimus sp.

Proctacanthus hinei

Proctacanthus hinei

Festive Tiger Beetle

Festive Tiger Beetle

Tawny Emperor

Tawny Emperor

Eastern Tailed-Blue

Eastern Tailed-Blue

American Copper

American Copper