Sighting for July 20, 2019

John and Nancy Crosby

Sinks Canyon State Park Drive, Lander, WY
Fremont County, WY

This was our 2nd day at Sink’s Canyon. We were amazed at all the fairly easily accessible habitat. It took a little effort to climb to the higher elevations but it had it’s rewards in finding the hilltopping butterflies.

  • Phoebus Parnassian 20
  • Old World Swallowtail 1
  • Checkered White 5
  • Pelidne Sulphur 3
  • Lilac-bordered Copper 1
  • Dotted Blue 3
  • Boisduval's Blue 8
  • Acmon Blue 5
  • Coronis Fritillary 7
  • Great Basin Fritillary 6
  • Edith's Checkerspot 4
  • Milbert's Tortoiseshell 2
  • Chryxus Arctic 12
  • Uhler's Arctic 10
  • Grizzled Skipper 2
  • Nevada Skipper 4

Dotted Blue

Great Basin Fritillary

Pelidne Sulphur

Pelidne Sulphur

Coronis Fritillary

Alberta Arctic

Alberta Arctic

Boisduval's Blue

Chryxus Arctic

Coronis Fritillary

Coronis Fritillary

Lilac-bordered Copper

Phoebus Parnassian

Phoebus Parnassian

Phoebus Parnassian

Uhler's Arctic

Old World Swallowtail

Alberta Arctic