Sighting for June 9, 2016

Brett Badeaux

Boden Canyon Ecological Reserve near Ramona
San Diego County, CA

Sunny with highs around 85. Dun Skippers are the threatened subspecies Harbisoni. A mix of Mournful and Funereal Duskywings 100+.

  • Western Tiger Swallowtail 8
  • Pale Swallowtail 1
  • Checkered White 30+
  • Cabbage White 15
  • Orange Sulphur 24
  • Queen Alexandra's Sulphur 8
  • Sleepy Orange 1
  • Dainty Sulphur 18
  • Mountain Mahogany Hairstreak 1
  • Gray Hairstreak 4
  • Western Pygmy-Blue 1
  • Marine Blue 16
  • Ceraunus Blue 2
  • Square-spotted Blue 50+
  • Acmon Blue 6
  • Fatal Metalmark 1
  • Mormon Metalmark 11
  • Callippe Fritillary 1
  • Mylitta Crescent 5
  • Mourning Cloak 1
  • American Lady 14
  • Common Buckeye 13
  • Lorquin's Admiral 5
  • California Sister 9
  • Queen 7
  • Propertius Duskywing 3
  • Mournful Duskywing 5
  • Funereal Duskywing 10
  • White Checkered-Skipper 20+
  • Northern White-Skipper 3
  • Umber Skipper 1
  • Dun Skipper 2

Umber Skipper

Dun Skipper

Queen