Sighting for March 19, 2017

William D. Beck

Carr Canyon (road to top), Huachuca Mountains
Cochise County, AZ

The hilltoppers were really busy until about noon. Many Arizona Hairstreaks on nectar, and also hill-topping.

  • Pipevine Swallowtail
  • Two-tailed Swallowtail
  • Pearly Marble
  • Thicket Hairstreak
  • Juniper Hairstreak
  • Arizona Hairstreak
  • Spring Azure
  • Zela Metalmark
  • Bordered Patch
  • Mylitta Crescent
  • Painted Lady
  • Common Buckeye
  • Short-tailed Skipper
  • Mournful Duskywing

Juniper Hairstreak

Short-tailed Skipper

Thicket Hairstreak

Arizona Hairstreak

Arizona Hairstreak