Sighting for June 20, 2018

Andy Birkey

Coldwater Spring, Mississippi National River and Recreation Area
Hennepin County, MN

Lots of different species flying. Bronze copper and Juvenal’s Duskywing are new for me for this park. Many fresh Mourning Cloaks enjoying damp gravel paths.

  • Cabbage White common
  • Bronze Copper 1
  • Edwards' Hairstreak 22
  • Banded Hairstreak 5
  • Hickory Hairstreak 2
  • Eastern Tailed-Blue 2
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 8
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • Question Mark 5
  • Eastern Comma 20
  • Mourning Cloak common
  • Red Admiral 4
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Red-spotted Admiral 1
  • Hackberry Emperor 3
  • Little Wood-Satyr 4
  • Monarch 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Juvenal's Duskywing 1
  • Least Skipper 3
  • European Skipper superabundant
  • Little Glassywing 2

Hickory Hairstreak

Mourning Cloak

Bronze Copper

Juvenal's Duskywing

Little Glassywing

Edwards' Hairstreak