Sighting for August 5, 2017

Rob Santry

Dutchman Peak
Jackson County, OR

Cathy and I butterflied Forest Service Road 20 up to Dutchman Peak in the Siskiyou Mountains. This locale is about 8 miles west of Mt. Ashland. Edith’s Coppers are unusual in the Siskiyou’s.

  • Pine White 4
  • Orange Sulphur 6
  • Edith's Copper 12
  • Blue Copper abundant
  • Lilac-bordered Copper 2
  • Boisduval's Blue 5
  • Acmon Blue 3
  • Great Basin Fritillary 3
  • Atlantis Fritillary 4
  • Hydaspe Fritillary 12
  • Mylitta Crescent 1
  • Hoary Comma 4
  • California Tortoiseshell 3
  • Milbert's Tortoiseshell 2
  • American Lady 1
  • Painted Lady 6
  • Lorquin's Admiral 2
  • Monarch 1
  • Persius Duskywing 2
  • Sandhill Skipper 4
  • Woodland Skipper 1

Edith's Copper

Blue Copper