Sighting for June 3, 2014

Jan Chu

Heil Valley Open Space, Red Hill and saddle
Boulder County, CO

We visited a grassy meadow surrounded by ponderosa pine and the top of a hogback overlooking the town of Boulder. 6,600 ft above sea level. Field Crescents and ringlets were nectaring on spreading daisies.

  • Anise Swallowtail 1
  • Indra Swallowtail 3
  • Two-tailed Swallowtail 1
  • Pale Swallowtail 2
  • Spring White 1
  • Large Marble 4
  • Clouded Sulphur 6
  • Orange Sulphur 3
  • Dainty Sulphur 1
  • Bramble Hairstreak 1
  • Silvery Blue 6
  • Melissa Blue 2
  • Variegated Fritillary 2
  • Aphrodite Fritillary 2
  • Edwards' Fritillary 3
  • Coronis Fritillary 1
  • Field Crescent 80
  • Pale Crescent 1
  • Mourning Cloak 1
  • Common Ringlet 41
  • Common Checkered-Skipper 1
  • Dusted Skipper 2

Coronis Fritillary