Sighting for May 28, 2020

David H. Bartholomew

Pinnacles National Park
San Benito County, CA

Butterflies seen over a three day period, afternoon of May 26 to morning of May 28.
Temperature was over 100 degrees hot.

  • Western Tiger Swallowtail 17
  • Pale Swallowtail 7
  • Cabbage White 3
  • Sara Orangetip 5
  • Great Copper 62
  • California Hairstreak 1
  • Sylvan Hairstreak 1
  • Hedgerow Hairstreak 3
  • Brown Elfin 2
  • Square-spotted Blue 68
  • Acmon Blue 25
  • Callippe Fritillary 2
  • Gabb's Checkerspot 5
  • Variable Checkerspot 24
  • California Tortoiseshell 3
  • American Lady 1
  • Common Buckeye 6
  • California Sister 2
  • Common Ringlet 12
  • Northern White-Skipper 1
  • Rural Skipper 1

Brown Elfin

Brown Elfin

California Hairstreak

Gabb's Checkerspot

Great Copper

Great Copper

Hedgerow Hairstreak

Hedgerow Hairstreak

Rural Skipper

Square-spotted Blue

American Lady

Acmon Blue