Sighting for July 14, 2017

John Heyse

at home, Crockett
Contra Costa County, CA

The Lorquin’s Admiral is a rare visitor to my yard. It perched on a blood orange tree for about half an hour and was on patrol to chase cabbage butterflies off my enormous plumbago plant (about 20 feet high).

  • Pipevine Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 19
  • Lorquin's Admiral 1