Sighting for April 22, 2017

Ken Wilson

Catalina Highway, various locations from 3000 ft to 7000 ft elevation
Pima County, AZ

Sunny, 90+ degrees at lower elevation. Extremely dry, only small amount of water at Molino Basin. Not much nectar source seen besides purple thistle. Two unidentified skippers.

  • Pipevine Swallowtail 3
  • Western Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Sleepy Orange 1
  • Dainty Sulphur 1
  • Gray Hairstreak 6
  • Reakirt's Blue 1
  • Spring Azure 7
  • Acacia Skipper 1
  • Common Checkered-Skipper 1
  • Common Streaky-Skipper 1
  • Deva Skipper 1
  • White-barred Skipper 1

Common Streaky-Skipper

White-barred Skipper

Deva Skipper

Reakirt's Blue