Sighting for July 29, 2013

Jeffrey Glassberg

Saddlebag Lake
Mono County, CA

A small part of the Yosemite National Park NABA 4th of July Butterfly Count. Only species and numbers that I saw are reported. California Crescents were associated with thistles. Two-banded Checkered-Skipper was on a rockslide and late.

  • Clodius Parnassian 1
  • Anise Swallowtail 1
  • Shasta Blue 1
  • Mormon Fritillary 4
  • California Crescent 5
  • 'Zephyr' Hoary Comma 2
  • Chryxus Arctic 1
  • Two-banded Checkered-Skipper 1
  • Sandhill Skipper 12

California Crescent

Two-banded Checkered-Skipper