Sighting for June 4, 2016

Rob Santry

Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument
Jackson County, OR

Lovely warm day butterflying right in the heart of the monument. Nice butterfly diversity. There were lots of Great Arctics to be found. It is an even numbered year, so the adults are out!

  • Clodius Parnassian 12
  • Western Tiger Swallowtail common
  • Pale Swallowtail common
  • Mustard White 4
  • Large Marble 20
  • Gray Marble 2
  • Orange Sulphur 1
  • Western Sulphur 1
  • Western Pine Elfin 1
  • Juniper Hairstreak 6
  • Spring Azure 10
  • Greenish Blue 14
  • Callippe Fritillary 1
  • Pacific Fritillary 5
  • Northern Checkerspot 3
  • Field Crescent 4
  • Variable Checkerspot 7
  • Hoary Comma 2
  • California Tortoiseshell 3
  • Mourning Cloak 3
  • Painted Lady 1
  • Lorquin's Admiral 10
  • Common Ringlet abundant
  • Propertius Duskywing 6
  • Two-banded Checkered-Skipper 3
  • Arctic Skipper 3
  • Juba Skipper 1