Sighting for June 2, 2016

Brett Badeaux

Bear Canyon Loop in the San Mateo Wilderness
Riverside County, CA

High temps of over 90F caused some species to take shelter in the afternoon. Highlight of the trip was actually a Bobcat!

  • Pale Swallowtail 2
  • Checkered White 2
  • Orange Sulphur 3
  • California Dogface 9
  • Dainty Sulphur 12
  • Great Copper 1
  • Gold-hunter's Hairstreak 2
  • Mountain Mahogany Hairstreak 5
  • Hedgerow Hairstreak 6
  • Brown Elfin 9
  • Gray Hairstreak 5
  • Marine Blue 30+
  • Spring Azure 9
  • Square-spotted Blue 50+
  • Acmon Blue 20+
  • Mormon Metalmark 50+
  • Gabb's Checkerspot 5
  • Mylitta Crescent 3
  • Mourning Cloak 2
  • American Lady 7
  • Common Buckeye 3
  • California Sister 10
  • Queen 1
  • Propertius Duskywing 1
  • Mournful Duskywing 5
  • Funereal Duskywing 30+
  • White Checkered-Skipper 14
  • Rural Skipper 13

Queen

Great Copper