Butterfly sighting

Jul 6 2020

Mary Jo Sundling

Location: My backyard garden in Stoughton
Dane County

90 degrees and very humid afternoon. The Hickory Hairstreak was sitting on a leaf for some time rubbing it's wings together. In the photo you can see that something had bitten off the tips of it's hindwings.

Banded Hairstreak

Banded Hairstreak

Hickory Hairstreak

Hickory Hairstreak

Monarch

Monarch