Sighting for May 1, 2014

Dennis Holmes

About 7 miles north of French Gulch.
Shasta County, CA

There were 55+ Moss’s Elfin larva at 2 locations about 1/4 mi. apart!!

  • Western Tiger Swallowtail 2
  • Pale Swallowtail 3
  • Sara Orangetip 2
  • Acmon Blue 1
  • Painted Lady 2
  • Common Buckeye 10
  • California Sister 2
  • Common Ringlet 4
  • Propertius Duskywing 6

Western Pine Elfin

'Chalcedon' Variable Checkerspot caterpillar

Moss' Elfin caterpillar