New visitor and return of the silver spotted skippers

monkeybelle(7A NJ (Camden County))August 8, 2011

Activity seems to be dying down a bit, but did get to see:

American Painted Lady:

Wish I could have gotten closer, but she was way skittish.

Two Skippers getting rather affectionate:


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misssherry(Z8/9SE MS)

Great pictures, Sandy!

    Bookmark   August 8, 2011 at 4:32PM
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If you want to really draw in S.S. skippers, get a wisteria. You may be blessed with some Io moth cats, too.

    Bookmark   August 12, 2011 at 5:18PM
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terryr(z5a IL)

They sure love Eupatorium purpureum and Verbena stricta here! Here's one on the Verbena...

    Bookmark   August 12, 2011 at 6:41PM
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