Sighting for September 7, 2017

Joanne Langabee

Lauritzen Gardens, Omaha, NE
Sarpy County, NE

A gorgeous day at the gardens. Butterflies everywhere, especially on the goldenrod and boneset. There has been an explosion of Painted Ladies in the area. Yes we saw over 800 and that is conservative.

  • Black Swallowtail 1
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 228
  • Orange Sulphur 63
  • Cloudless Sulphur 7
  • Gray Hairstreak 3
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 14
  • Variegated Fritillary 3
  • Pearl Crescent 7
  • Painted Lady 812
  • Common Buckeye 4
  • Monarch 13
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 13
  • Wild Indigo Duskywing 1
  • Peck's Skipper 1
  • Dun Skipper 1