Butterfly sighting

Jul 18

Rich Kahl & Laurie Yahr

Location: Gov. Nelson SP
Dane County

Many "Crescent/Checkerspot" butterflies.
Pearl Crescent captured by Jagged Ambush Bug (Genus Phymata) well hidden among Swamp Milkweed flowers.
Black Swallowtail caterpillar on Queen Anne's Lace.

Black Swallowtail caterpillar

Black Swallowtail caterpillar

Ambush bug with prey

Ambush bug with prey

Ambush bug with prey

Ambush bug with prey