Sighting for May 24, 2015

Christopher Leslie

Inyo National Forest, Big Pine Creek North Fork Trail, Big Pine, CA 93513, USA
Inyo County, CA

Butterfly landed on branch in the middle of a large flowering manzanita patch near hiking trail and quickly flew away up the slope when disturbed. Only one individual seen. Partly cloudy day with temperatures in the low 70’s F and occasional showers. Elevation ~8300 ft on North Fork Big Pine Creek hiking trail.

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California Tortoiseshell