Swamp Milkweed

The various milkweeds are favorite flowers for the Pennsylvania Leather-wing, Chauliognathus pennsylvanicus.
Asclepias incarnata
Midland County, August 7, 2003
This milkweed has a mating pair of Hairy Flower Scarabs, Trichiotinus assimilis.
Emmet County, July 23, 2003
Midland County, August 7, 2003
Midland County, August 7, 2003
The Edwards Hairstreak, Satyrium edwardsii, appears in the bottom four images.
Midland County, July 25, 2004
Midland County, July 25, 2004
Midland County, July 25, 2004