Sighting for July 19, 2022

Lucy Merrill-Hills

Alder Park plus a few surrounding streets in the neighborhood, New Castle
Garfield County, CO

I had a nice walk in Alder Park this afternoon, despite the overcast skies and a 5-minute downpour, finding several species including a mating pair of Orange Sulphurs.

Partly sunny, high 80’s, 1:40-2:55PM

  • Checkered White Abundant
  • Cabbage White Abundant
  • Clouded Sulphur 2
  • Orange Sulphur 4
  • Mylitta Crescent 5
  • Great Basin Wood-Nymph 9
  • Common Checkered-Skipper 14

Mylitta Crescent

Orange Sulphur

Orange Sulphur

Common Checkered-Skipper

Cabbage White

Great Basin Wood-Nymph