Sighting for April 8, 2018

Ken Wilson

Various locations to include Sabino Canyon & Madera Canyon
Pima County, AZ

Sunny, upper 70s, and breezy. Conditions remain quite dry in this region. Most places not in the mountains have gotten less than 1.5 inches of rain this water season. Hardly any nectar was seen. Water was absent at higher elevations.

  • Pipevine Swallowtail
  • Black Swallowtail
  • Two-tailed Swallowtail
  • Southern Dogface
  • Sleepy Orange
  • Juniper Hairstreak
  • Marine Blue
  • Reakirt's Blue
  • Spring Azure
  • Bordered Patch
  • Sagebrush Checkerspot
  • Tiny Checkerspot
  • Elada Checkerspot
  • Mourning Cloak
  • Red-spotted Purple
  • Empress Leilia
  • Queen
  • Golden-headed Scallopwing
  • Mournful Duskywing
  • Funereal Duskywing
  • Common Streaky-Skipper
  • White-barred Skipper

Bordered Patch

Golden-headed Scallopwing

Juniper Hairstreak

Red-spotted Purple

Tiny Checkerspot

Sagebrush Checkerspot