Sighting for June 15, 2017

Joanne Langabee

Lauritzen Gardens, Omaha, NE
Douglas County, NE

We were out for 3.5 hours walking Lauritzen Gardens which is a little over 100 acres. Since June been seeing lots of butterflies. We saw Eastern Tailed-Blue, Hackberry Emperor and Giant Swallowtails for the first time this year at the gardens.

  • Giant Swallowtail 1
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 37
  • Clouded Sulphur 7
  • Orange Sulphur 95
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 5
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 14
  • Eastern Comma 1
  • Red Admiral 11
  • Common Buckeye 2
  • Hackberry Emperor 2
  • Little Wood-Satyr 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 30