Sighting for June 25, 2019

Mike Reese

Sandhill Wildlife Area
Wood County, WI

Not a lot of nectar sources yet here yet and many were nectaring on abundant irises. The Poke Milkweed had eight Monarch caterpillars on it. I also saw one tiger swallowtail sp.

  • 'Karner' Melissa Blue 3
  • Silver-bordered Fritillary 3
  • Silvery Checkerspot 2
  • Harris' Checkerspot 1
  • Northern Crescent 20
  • Painted Lady 1
  • Red Admiral 1
  • Red-spotted Admiral 1
  • White Admiral 3
  • Red-spotted Purple 4
  • Northern Pearly-eye 5
  • Little Wood-Satyr 14
  • Monarch 2
  • Long Dash 1
  • Hobomok Skipper 2

Silver-bordered Fritillary

Monarch caterpillar on Poke Milkweed