Sighting for June 27, 2020

David H. Bartholomew

Surprise Valley and Annie Lake vicinity
Modoc County, CA

Locations all within the North Warners count circle. Lucky to see some of these butterflies. Free-ranging livestock are devouring everything except the sagebrush.

  • Western Tiger Swallowtail
  • Two-tailed Swallowtail
  • Becker's White
  • Checkered White
  • Cabbage White
  • Gorgon Copper
  • Sooty Hairstreak
  • Melissa Blue
  • Boisduval's Blue
  • Acmon Blue
  • Lupine Blue
  • Coronis Fritillary
  • Zerene Fritillary
  • Sagebrush Checkerspot 2
  • Mylitta Crescent
  • Lorquin's Admiral 1

Sooty Hairstreak

Melissa Blue

Melissa Blue

Melissa Blue

Coronis Fritillary