Butterfly sighting

May 31

Bob Jacobson

Location: Old fields at north end of Bloomer
Chippewa County

Late afternoon, partly sunny, mid 70s. Tiger beetle activity has decreased. Festive most abundant. Saw two Oblique-lined, one each Big Sand and Six-spotted. No Cow Path observed (previously fairly common), though several beetles flew before they could be identified.

Big Sand Tiger Beetle

Big Sand Tiger Beetle

Festive Tiger Beetle

Festive Tiger Beetle

Monarch

Monarch

Common Ringlet

Common Ringlet