Edge of the Prairiethe sand prairies and savannas of the Chicago region

    Megistro cymela cymela
    Little Wood Satyr

A common species of late spring and early summer, sometimes seen in large numbers along the edges of oak woodlands.

Little Wood Satyr

The individual pictured is perched on a cinquefoil.


Little Wood-satyr (Megisto cymela): at the USGS, photo by Paul Opler.

Little Wood Satyr, Megisto cymela: Nature Photography by Randy L Emmitt.

Little Wood Satyr: Bob Grabowski Photography.



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