Sighting for August 31, 2022

John and Nancy Crosby

Sycamore Canyon off Ruby Road
Santa Cruz County, AZ

Long hike through a stream with boulders to navigate. We first thought the second image was Gold Costa Skipper but believe it is a Dorantes Longtail.

  • Giant Swallowtail X
  • Orange Sulphur X
  • Tailed Orange X
  • Gray Hairstreak X
  • Leda Ministreak X
  • Marine Blue X
  • Reakirt's Blue X
  • Fatal Metalmark X
  • Arizona Metalmark X
  • Palmer's Metalmark common
  • Gulf Fritillary X
  • Bordered Patch X
  • Elada Checkerspot X
  • Red Admiral common
  • Red-spotted Purple X
  • Viceroy X
  • California Sister common
  • Queen X
  • Dull Firetip X
  • Acacia Skipper common
  • Funereal Duskywing X
  • Orange Skipperling X

Dorantes Longtail

Sheep's Skipper