Sighting for July 24, 2019

John and Nancy Crosby

Moose Creek Trail. From Teton Pass drive 1.9 miles into Idaho. Turn right on Old Jackson Hwy. Go a few yards & turn right toward Moose Creek Ranch. Pass Ranch & go to end of road parking area.
Teton County, WY

The butterflies were found in the first 200 yards of the trail. We also saw our first Sheep’s Moth.

  • Western Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Mustard White 3
  • Blue Copper 1
  • Purplish Copper 4
  • Mariposa Copper 5
  • Great Basin Fritillary 10
  • Atlantis Fritillary 3
  • Northern Checkerspot 3
  • Rockslide Checkerspot 2
  • Sagebrush Checkerspot 2
  • Gillett's Checkerspot 3
  • Hoary Comma 1
  • California Tortoiseshell 1
  • Weidemeyer's Admiral 1
  • Hayden's Ringlet 2
  • European Skipper 5

Purplish Copper

Mariposa Copper

Great Basin Fritillary

Atlantis Fritillary

Northern Checkerspot

Northern Checkerspot

Rockslide Checkerspot

Rockslide Checkerspot

Sagebrush Checkerspot

Sagebrush Checkerspot

Sagebrush Checkerspot

Gillett's Checkerspot

Gillett's Checkerspot

Hoary Comma

California Tortoiseshell

Weidemeyer's Admiral

Weidemeyer's Admiral

Hayden's Ringlet

European Skipper

Western Tiger Swallowtail

European Skipper

Sagebrush Checkerspot

Atlantis Fritillary

Great Basin Fritillary

Mustard White