Sighting for August 6, 2019

John and Nancy Crosby

Taylor River State Wildlife Area (Catch & Release Fishing here below the dam)
Gunnison County, CO

Variable habitat with steep rocky slopes adjacent to fir forest with dirt road separating forest from river. A small creek runs downhill into the river. High altitude above 9,000 feet here below the dam.

  • Western Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Mustard White 4
  • Tailed Copper 5
  • Ruddy Copper 12
  • Blue Copper 1
  • Purplish Copper 1
  • 'Summer' Spring Azure 1
  • Melissa Blue 4
  • Coronis Fritillary 4
  • Mormon Fritillary 7
  • Oreas Comma 1
  • Painted Lady 2
  • Small Wood-Nymph 3
  • Garita Skipperling 1
  • Nevada Skipper 1

Mustard White

Tailed Copper

Ruddy Copper

Purplish Copper

Coronis Fritillary

Coronis Fritillary

Mormon Fritillary

Oreas Comma

Painted Lady

Nevada Skipper

Garita Skipperling