Sighting for October 22, 2018

Babs and Loren Padelford

backyard in Bellevue
Sarpy County, NE

We saw a female Goatweed Leafwing in our backyard in Bellevue, NE following 2 days of strong southerly winds. It was perched on fallen leaves in a sunny spot. Our last sighting of this species in Nebraska was about 30 years ago also in October.

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Goatweed Leafwing

Goatweed Leafwing