Sighting for June 15, 2018

Ken Wilson

Yuba Pass & surrounding area
Sierra County, CA

Mostly sunny, a slow warm to upper 70s, gusty winds. No ID greater fritillaries, whites, and duskywings. The area was still 2 weeks away from full potential.

  • Anise Swallowtail
  • Two-tailed Swallowtail
  • Pale Swallowtail
  • Sara Orangetip
  • Orange Sulphur
  • Purplish Copper
  • Brown Elfin
  • Western Pine Elfin
  • Juniper Hairstreak
  • Spring Azure
  • Square-spotted Blue
  • Dotted Blue
  • Silvery Blue
  • Greenish Blue
  • Boisduval's Blue
  • Lupine Blue
  • Arctic Blue
  • Pacific Fritillary
  • Northern Checkerspot
  • Field Crescent
  • Mylitta Crescent
  • Variable Checkerspot
  • 'Zephyr' Hoary Comma
  • California Tortoiseshell
  • American Lady
  • Lorquin's Admiral
  • California Sister
  • Common Ringlet
  • Propertius Duskywing
  • Two-banded Checkered-Skipper
  • Common Checkered-Skipper
  • Northern White-Skipper +
  • Arctic Skipper

Dotted Blue

Pacific Fritillary

Western Pine Elfin

Purplish Copper

Arctic Blue

Silvery Blue

Two-banded Checkered-Skipper

Sara Orangetip

Lupine Blue

Greenish Blue

Arctic Skipper