Monday, August 18, 2014

Butterflies on the SPL Trail

I walked the Sherborn Power Line Trail at lunchtime today.  There was a pretty strong breeze blowing, but I happily recorded a few nice butterfly sightings.

Great Spangled Fritillary 
on Joe Pye Weed

Slender Bush-Clover

Peck's Skipper

Tawny-Edged Skipper

Eastern Tailed-Blue

Dogbane Beetle

Common Ringlet

Eastern Tailed-Blues

 Great Spangled Fritillary

Horace's Duskywing

Also seen:  Gray Hairstreak and Viceroy

1 comment:

  1. Lovely to see butterflies again. We are going through a cold and wet patch at the moment, so no butterflies for a couple of days. It seems like ages, though, since I have seen one!!