Sighting for May 26, 2012

Rob Santry

Whiskeytown National Recreation Area
Shasta County, CA

I photographed butterflies along the El Dorado Mine Trail. Then I drove a short distance to the town of French Gulch and worked the roadside ditches along French Gulch Road.

  • Western Tiger Swallowtail
  • Two-tailed Swallowtail
  • Pale Swallowtail
  • Gorgon Copper
  • California Hairstreak
  • Boisduval's Blue
  • Acmon Blue
  • Callippe Fritillary
  • Mylitta Crescent
  • Variable Checkerspot
  • Mourning Cloak
  • American Lady
  • Common Buckeye
  • Lorquin's Admiral
  • California Sister
  • Common Ringlet
  • Northern Cloudywing
  • Propertius Duskywing

Boisduval's Blue

Boisduval's Blue

Northern Cloudywing