Butterfly sighting

Aug 6

Rory Williams

Location: Kettle Moraine on Ice Age Trail
Washington County

First Compton Tortoiseshell of my life and in Washington County - quite a surprise. As were all the Giant Swallowtails and a series of pictures of a rusty patch bumblebee (yet to be confirmed)

Silver-spotted Skipper

Silver-spotted Skipper

Red-spotted Purple

Red-spotted Purple

Peck's Skipper

Peck's Skipper

Great Spangled Fritillary

Great Spangled Fritillary

Giant Swallowtail

Giant Swallowtail

Dun Skipper

Dun Skipper

Compton Tortoiseshell

Compton Tortoiseshell

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