Sighting for June 17, 2012

Rob Santry

Hwy 89 at Pondosa area on the county line with Shasta County. This locale is east and south of Mt. Shasta.
Siskiyou County, CA

Ray Bruun and I found 25 Northwestern Fritillaries in a forest glade. That’s the most I’ve seen at one locale!

Note: The Northwestern Fritillary tally is listed under the ‘Atlantis Fritillary’ listing.

  • Pale Swallowtail 2
  • Gray Marble 1
  • Lustrous Copper 5
  • Edith's Copper 2
  • Western Pine Elfin 1
  • Juniper Hairstreak 3
  • Western Tailed-Blue 4
  • Spring Azure 1
  • Greenish Blue A
  • Boisduval's Blue A
  • Acmon Blue 1
  • Zerene Fritillary 2
  • Great Basin Fritillary 1
  • Atlantis Fritillary 25
  • Pacific Fritillary C
  • Hoffmann's Checkerspot 6
  • Field Crescent 2
  • Mylitta Crescent 1
  • Variable Checkerspot 6
  • Edith's Checkerspot 1
  • Mourning Cloak 1
  • Great Arctic 4
  • Mexican Cloudywing 4
  • Arctic Skipper 2
  • Juba Skipper 1
  • Sonoran Skipper 5
  • Dun Skipper 8

Atlantis Fritillary

Arctic Skipper

Lustrous Copper