Sighting for August 12, 2022

Lucy Merrill-Hills

The marsh surrounding the Hogback Skate Park, New Castle
Garfield County, CO

Today I walked to a new location in my neighborhood, finding several of the usual suspects. When I got home, there was a Western Tiger Swallowtail and a Rufous Hummingbird on my Zinnias.

10:00-11:00, sunny, breezy, low to mid 80’s.

  • Western Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Cabbage White Abundant
  • Clouded Sulphur 3
  • Orange Sulphur 2
  • Field Crescent 2
  • Common Wood-Nymph 1
  • Great Basin Wood-Nymph 1
  • Common Checkered-Skipper 3
  • Woodland Skipper 2

Common Wood-Nymph