Sighting for June 28, 2016

Brett Badeaux

Upper Newport Bay Nature Preserve
Orange County, CA

Partly cloudy, low 70s to 80. One unid white probably Checkered. Wandering Skipper is a threatened species but is common where locally found as experienced here.

  • Giant Swallowtail 2
  • Western Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Checkered White 2
  • Cabbage White 1
  • Cloudless Sulphur 1
  • Gray Hairstreak 2
  • Western Pygmy-Blue 6
  • Marine Blue 5
  • Fatal Metalmark 5
  • Gulf Fritillary 2
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Monarch 1
  • Fiery Skipper 1
  • Sandhill Skipper 1
  • Umber Skipper 3
  • Eufala Skipper 2
  • Wandering Skipper 13

Wandering Skipper

Wandering Skipper

Sandhill Skipper