Sighting for June 5, 2020

David H. Bartholomew

Rancho San Antonio Open Space Preserve
Santa Clara County, CA

Pleasant 72 degrees today, 9:30-1:30. Hoped to find Leanira Checkerspots and finally was rewarded with a bunch.

  • Anise Swallowtail 1
  • Western Tiger Swallowtail 12
  • Pale Swallowtail 3
  • Mustard White 1
  • Tailed Copper 5
  • Gorgon Copper 1
  • Spring Azure 73
  • Leanira Checkerspot 18
  • Northern Checkerspot 12
  • Mylitta Crescent 2
  • Variable Checkerspot 21
  • Satyr Comma 1
  • Lorquin's Admiral 6
  • California Sister 6
  • Common Ringlet 2
  • Mournful Duskywing 1
  • Rural Skipper 4
  • Umber Skipper 2

Leanira Checkerspot

Leanira Checkerspot

Rural Skipper

Tailed Copper