Hackberry Emperor - undersides of wings
Late in the year. Catching some sun.
Hackberry Emperor sipping salts from my skin.
These LOVE sipping from the soil.
These LOVE rotting fruit.
Hackberry Emperor (Asterocampa celtis) in my garden.
Hackberry Emporer (female) (Asterocampa celtis)
Very friendly butterfly--he kept my husband busy with the camera and the "shooing". ;)
Early morn, Emperor warming up on white fence. West central Arkansas, area 7b. 08-09-2012.