Eastern Amberwing

Butterflies and a Dragonfly in Southborough and Ashland

August 8, 2012

A male zabulon skipper on a sweet pea in Ashland, photographed by Dawn Puliafico.
A female zabulon skipper on butterfly bush in Ashland, photographed by Dawn Puliafico.
An eastern amberwing in Southborough, photographed by Dawn Puliafico.
A fiery skipper in Southborough, photographed by Dawn Puliafico.
Dawn Puliafico photographed a male zabulon skipper on a sweet pea and a female zabulon skipper on a butterfly bush leaf, both in Ashland.  She also photographed an eastern amberwing and a fiery skipper in Southborough.
 

Eastern Amberwing

July 22, 2007

Craig Smith photographed this eastern amberwing dragonfly at Greenways Conservation Area in Wayland (click on image for a larger view).