Sighting for July 2, 2017

Ken Wilson

Yuba Pass area near Bassetts Station
Sierra County, CA

Full sun with a good breeze. Most activity seen at 6700 feet. Extremely dry & hot at lower elevation. Many of the meadows above 6000 feet along Gold Highway are quite wet or even flooded from snow melt. Acmon Blue could be a Lupine Blue.

  • Anise Swallowtail
  • Western Tiger Swallowtail
  • Pale Swallowtail
  • Sara Orangetip
  • Orange Sulphur
  • Behr's Hairstreak
  • Sylvan Hairstreak
  • Brown Elfin
  • Western Pine Elfin
  • Johnson's Hairstreak
  • Juniper Hairstreak
  • Spring Azure
  • Square-spotted Blue
  • Dotted Blue
  • Boisduval's Blue
  • Acmon Blue
  • Coronis Fritillary
  • Zerene Fritillary
  • Callippe Fritillary
  • Great Basin Fritillary
  • Pacific Fritillary
  • Mylitta Crescent
  • 'Zephyr' Hoary Comma
  • California Tortoiseshell
  • Painted Lady
  • Red Admiral
  • Common Buckeye
  • Lorquin's Admiral
  • California Sister
  • Propertius Duskywing

Western Pine Elfin

Pale Swallowtail

Johnson's Hairstreak

Pacific Fritillary

Zerene Fritillary