Sighting for March 9, 2017

Brett Badeaux

Anza Borrego Desert State Park
San Diego County, CA

Full sun, 65f to around 80f, very little wind. Checked a side canyon near Sentenac Canyon, then explored Plum Canyon along with the wash and hills leading to it. Many unidentified whites, most probably Spring, a few unid blues.

  • Black Swallowtail 4-5
  • Spring White common
  • Desert Orangetip common
  • Sara Orangetip common
  • Southern Dogface 1
  • Sleepy Orange 2
  • Dainty Sulphur 12
  • Sonoran Blue 50+
  • Silvery Blue 2
  • California Patch 35
  • Sagebrush Checkerspot 1
  • Tiny Checkerspot 3
  • Painted Lady 4
  • Funereal Duskywing 7
  • White Checkered-Skipper 9

Desert Orangetip

California Patch

Spring White

Tiny Checkerspot

Sonoran Blue

Sagebrush Checkerspot