Sighting for June 27, 2016

Venice Kelly

caribou open space-bridge meadow/sherwood mine trail
Boulder County, CO

70F-elevation 8,300 ft. there were many puddlers at the mine seep. nice to see. we were out 10 to noon.

  • Phoebus Parnassian 11
  • Western Tiger Swallowtail 5
  • Pale Swallowtail 2
  • Checkered White 2
  • Western White 3
  • Cabbage White 2
  • Large Marble 1
  • Clouded Sulphur 1
  • Orange Sulphur 8
  • Queen Alexandra's Sulphur 38
  • Bramble Hairstreak 1
  • Reakirt's Blue 3
  • Western Tailed-Blue 9
  • Dotted Blue 10
  • Silvery Blue 1
  • Greenish Blue 1
  • Boisduval's Blue 12
  • Acmon Blue 7
  • Variegated Fritillary 2
  • Silvery Checkerspot 4
  • Northern Checkerspot 6
  • Northern Crescent 6
  • Common Ringlet 19
  • Chryxus Arctic 5
  • Persius Duskywing 12
  • Common Checkered-Skipper 1
  • Pahaska Skipper 1
  • Draco Skipper 1

blues puddling

Queen Alexandra's Sulphur

Northern Checkerspot

Northern Checkerspot