Sighting for June 20, 2013

Rob Santry

Hat Creek and Lassen Volcanic National Park areas
Shasta County, CA

The temperatures were low, probably never hitting 70 degrees. Frits are just starting to show up in Bunchgrass Valley and Lost Creek and with both locales being over 5000’ elevation, things are a little slow. Most of the mint is not ready yet…

  • Western Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Pale Swallowtail 1
  • Behr's Hairstreak 6
  • Western Pine Elfin 1
  • Juniper Hairstreak 2
  • Dotted Blue 5
  • Greenish Blue 15
  • Zerene Fritillary 8
  • Great Basin Fritillary 10
  • Pacific Fritillary 4
  • Northern Checkerspot 2
  • Field Crescent 4
  • Mylitta Crescent 1
  • Hoary Comma 1
  • Mourning Cloak 2
  • American Lady 1
  • Lorquin's Admiral 2
  • Mexican Cloudywing 16
  • Northern White-Skipper 4

Great Basin Fritillary