Sighting for August 29, 2016

Brett Badeaux

Fullerton Arboretum
Orange County, CA

Large Orange Sulphurs began flying here around 11:00 P.M. Despite the small number of species present at this site, individual numbers were very impressive; I have not seen this many of some of these species before.

  • Giant Swallowtail 8
  • Cabbage White 6
  • Cloudless Sulphur common
  • Large Orange Sulphur 6
  • Gray Hairstreak 10
  • Marine Blue abundant
  • Gulf Fritillary common
  • Mourning Cloak 1
  • Monarch 9
  • Funereal Duskywing 3
  • Fiery Skipper abundant

Large Orange Sulphur

Large Orange Sulphur

Cloudless Sulphur

Gulf Fritillary

Fiery Skipper

Cloudless Sulphur

Large Orange Sulphur

Giant Swallowtail