Silvery Checkerspot on Purple Coneflower

The flower (Echinacea purpurea) looks a bit bedraggled, but the butterfly (Chlosyne nycteis) is in fine shape.

Camera: Canon PowerShot A590 (hacked).
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One thought on “Silvery Checkerspot on Purple Coneflower

  1. It seems butterflies use these coneflowers as their landing strips. Wondering why the butterflies like them so much, what is the attraction.

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