Sighting for July 3, 2014

Ron Arnold, Mike Reese

Sandhill/Seneca NABA Count
Wood County, WI

This was the 24th year for this count. It was a great day for hairstreaks and Two-spotted Skippers, scoring a hairstreak “slam” with all 6 resident species for the county. Acadian Hairstreak, Great Spangled Fritillary, Northern Crescent, Mourning Cloak, Eyed Brown and Monarch have been seen on each of the 24 counts.

  • Cabbage White 2
  • Clouded Sulphur 5
  • Orange Sulphur 2
  • Bronze Copper 23
  • Bog Copper 6
  • Coral Hairstreak 11
  • Acadian Hairstreak 186
  • Edwards' Hairstreak 88
  • Banded Hairstreak 28
  • Hickory Hairstreak 3
  • Striped Hairstreak 4
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 5
  • 'Karner' Melissa Blue 1
  • Great Spangled Fritillary 8
  • Aphrodite Fritillary 6
  • Silver-bordered Fritillary 7
  • Silvery Checkerspot 1
  • Harris' Checkerspot 5
  • Northern Crescent 113
  • Eastern Comma 1
  • Compton Tortoiseshell 1
  • Mourning Cloak 11
  • American Lady 1
  • Red Admiral 1
  • White Admiral 1
  • Red-spotted Purple 2
  • Viceroy 2
  • Northern Pearly-eye 5
  • Eyed Brown 15
  • Appalachian Brown 1
  • Little Wood-Satyr 12
  • Common Wood-Nymph 8
  • Monarch 9
  • Least Skipper 12
  • European Skipper 6
  • Long Dash 47
  • Delaware Skipper 1
  • Mulberry Wing 6
  • Dion Skipper 17
  • Two-spotted Skipper 116
  • Dun Skipper 16