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Taken during the annual Birds and Butterflies Field Trip of the Massachusetts Butterfly Club and the Forbush Bird Club. The trip covered various spots in the Route 56 area of Leicester, Massachusetts.
Pearl Crescent (Phyciodes tharos)Pearl Crescent (Phyciodes tharos), dorsal viewPearl Crescent (Phyciodes tharos), dorsal view, color variantPearl Crescent (Phyciodes tharos), ventral viewSilver-spotted Skipper (Epargyreus clarus), dorsal view, wornSilver-spotted Skipper (Epargyreus clarus), ventral view, wornBlack Swallowtail (Papilio polyxenes)Red-spotted Purple (Limenitis Arthemis)Common Sootywing (Pholisora catullus), oblique viewCommon Sootywing (Pholisora catullus), ventral viewCommon Sootywing (Pholisora catullus)Northern Broken-Dash (Wallengrenia egeremet)Northern Broken-Dash (Wallengrenia egeremet)Common Wood Nymph (Cercyonis pegala), matingEastern Tailed Blue (Cupido comyntas)Gray Hairstreak (Strymon melinus), torn but alive thanks to its false antennaeGray Hairstreak (Strymon melinus), torn but alive thanks to its false antennaeGray Hairstreak (Strymon melinus), torn but alive thanks to its false antennaeGray Hairstreak (Strymon melinus), torn but alive thanks to its false antennaeGray Hairstreak (Strymon melinus), torn but alive thanks to its false antennae