Sighting for July 7, 2021

Brant Reif

Buck Creek, White River National Forest
Eagle County, CO

I hiked along the ridge next to the creek at first. The Ridings’ Satyrs, most of the Behr’s Hairstreaks, Small Wood-Nymphs, and Callippe Fritillaries where found there. Then I hiked along the creek for a few miles where I encountered the rest of the species.

  • Mustard White
  • Behr's Hairstreak abundant
  • Western Tailed-Blue
  • Dotted Blue 1
  • Boisduval's Blue
  • Great Spangled Fritillary 1
  • Zerene Fritillary
  • Callippe Fritillary
  • Atlantis Fritillary
  • Mormon Fritillary
  • Gorgone Checkerspot 1
  • Northern Checkerspot
  • Red Admiral
  • Weidemeyer's Admiral
  • Common Ringlet
  • Small Wood-Nymph
  • Ridings' Satyr 3
  • Russet Skipperling

Western Tailed-Blue

Atlantis Fritillary

puddling party

Great Spangled Fritillary

Callippe Fritillary

Gorgone Checkerspot

Northern Checkerspot

Dotted Blue

Behr's Hairstreak