Sighting for March 30, 2019

David H. Bartholomew

Joshua Tree National Park
Riverside County, CA

Some of the butterflies seen during the Cottonwood Spring Count; this is not a complete list. Cool morning, pleasantly warm in the afternoon.

  • Becker's White
  • Spring White
  • Checkered White
  • Pearly Marble
  • Sara Orangetip
  • Orange Sulphur
  • Sleepy Orange
  • Dainty Sulphur
  • Ceraunus Blue
  • Reakirt's Blue
  • Mormon Metalmark
  • Sagebrush Checkerspot common
  • Tiny Checkerspot
  • Painted Lady abundant
  • Funereal Duskywing
  • Yucca Giant-Skipper 1

Yucca Giant-Skipper

Sagebrush Checkerspot

Sagebrush Checkerspot

Sagebrush Checkerspot

Sara Orangetip

Pearly Marble

Dainty Sulphur