Sighting for September 6, 2020

Barbara Peck

Home, Silo Ct, Anderson, CA
Shasta County, CA

Today is quite smoky from the Northern California fires. This was a very hot day too, 104 F. The highlight today was a Sachem and Umber Skipper. All summer, the grass skipper have only been Fiery Skippers. A Sachem appeared a few days ago. Today is the first day I noticed an Umber.

  • Pipevine Swallowtail 1
  • Cabbage White 1
  • Gray Hairstreak 1
  • Gulf Fritillary 1
  • Mournful Duskywing 2
  • Common Checkered-Skipper 3
  • Fiery Skipper 9
  • Sachem 1
  • Umber Skipper 1

Umber Skipper

Sachem

Pipevine Swallowtail

Mournful Duskywing

Mournful Duskywing