Sighting for June 12, 2020

Andy Birkey

Carlos Avery WMA
Anoka County, MN

At first I thought it was a Common Ringlet behaving strangely. When I got home, it was clear that it was a leucistic Northern Crescent! Also spotted more than a dozen Harris’ Checkerspot.

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Orange Sulphur 2
  • Silvery Checkerspot common
  • Harris' Checkerspot 13
  • Northern Crescent common
  • Baltimore Checkerspot 1
  • White Admiral 4
  • Red-spotted Purple 15
  • Viceroy 2
  • Hackberry Emperor 4
  • Little Wood-Satyr common
  • Common Ringlet 1
  • Monarch 3
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 2
  • Arctic Skipper 1
  • Least Skipper 1
  • European Skipper 3
  • Long Dash 1

Northern Crescent

Harris' Checkerspot

Harris' Checkerspot

Northern Crescent