Wisconsin Native Butterflies

Callaphrys gryneus

Below, the Juniper Hairstreak has green scaling on the hindwing and on the leading edge of the forewing. As can be seen from the photos, the amount of green scaling can vary. The hindwing has a white . . . [more]

Oeneis jutta

Below, the wings are mottled with various shades of brown and white. In the forewing there is a large brown area with a single eyespot, which may or not be visible. Above, normally not seen, is orange. . . [more]

Erynnis juvenalis

A black or dark-brown skipper with a row of postmedian white, translucent spots on the upper forewing. In the female these spots are larger and more conspicuous. In fresh males, there are usually only. . . [more]
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