Sighting for May 8, 2017

David H. Bartholomew

Mt. Diablo State Park
Contra Costa County, CA

With Rich Kelson and David Rawlinson at Juniper Camp (Muir’s Hairstreaks), and solo on trail to North Peak (Edith’s Checkerspots and other butterflies).

  • Anise Swallowtail 2
  • Two-tailed Swallowtail 1
  • Pale Swallowtail 5
  • Juniper Hairstreak 5
  • Callippe Fritillary 1
  • Variable Checkerspot 18
  • Edith's Checkerspot 6
  • Painted Lady 12
  • Common Ringlet 28
  • Propertius Duskywing 5
  • Mournful Duskywing 2
  • Columbian Skipper 1

Juniper Hairstreak

Edith's Checkerspot

Columbian Skipper

Columbian Skipper

Common Ringlet

Juniper Hairstreak