Butterfly sighting

Aug 17 2012

Sylvia Edlebeck

Location: Fitchburg, Quarry Ridge Recreation Area
Dane County

Not much time for butterflying today, but I managed to squeeze in 20 minutes between appointments. How many butterflies can you see in 20 minutes? Today it was 4 species, 13+ individual butterflies. And they were photogenic to boot. A lucky day.

Black Swallowtail

Black Swallowtail

Great Spangled Fritillary

Great Spangled Fritillary

Pearl Crescent

Pearl Crescent

Cabbage White

Cabbage White