Butterfly sighting

Oct 9 2012

Jim Ebner

Location: my garden west shore Okauchee Lake
Waukesha County

My large patch of French Marigolds lured a Common Checkered-Skipper, a pair of Sachems, and a Red Admiral during a brief period of sunshine at noon. 58 degrees, partial sun, and moderate wind.

Red Admiral

Red Admiral

Common Checkered-Skipper

Common Checkered-Skipper

Sachem female

Sachem female

Sachem male

Sachem male