Sighting for May 3, 2018

Rob Santry

Deschutes River to Mack's Canyon Campground, 15 miles north of Sherar's Bridge.
Sherman County, OR

We worked the Deschutes River Canyon to Mack’s Canyon campground and boat ramp. All the Old World Swallowtails were mud-puddling at waters edge by the boat ramp. This type of Old World Swallowtail is known as “Oregon Swallowtail”. This was my target species and a lifer!

  • Old World Swallowtail 5
  • Anise Swallowtail 10
  • Indra Swallowtail 5
  • Two-tailed Swallowtail 2
  • Becker's White 25
  • Cabbage White 2
  • Sara Orangetip 7
  • Gray Hairstreak 2
  • Dotted Blue 3
  • Silvery Blue 4
  • Boisduval's Blue 2
  • Acmon Blue 6
  • Sagebrush Checkerspot 15
  • Mourning Cloak 8
  • Common Ringlet 24
  • Juba Skipper 2

Old World Swallowtail

Old World Swallowtail

Old World Swallowtail