Sighting for May 12, 2017

Brett Badeaux

Santa Rosa Wilderness
Riverside County, CA

Full sun, 80F, occasional breeze became very gusty in the afternoon.

  • Black Swallowtail 3
  • Western Tiger Swallowtail 1
  • Becker's White 2
  • Checkered White 3
  • Sara Orangetip 4
  • Orange Sulphur 2
  • Queen Alexandra's Sulphur 1
  • California Dogface 40+
  • Southern Dogface 1
  • Cloudless Sulphur 1
  • Sleepy Orange 3
  • Dainty Sulphur 20+
  • Great Purple Hairstreak 1
  • Gold-hunter's Hairstreak 2
  • Hedgerow Hairstreak 1
  • Brown Elfin 2
  • Gray Hairstreak 2
  • Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak 1
  • Marine Blue
  • Square-spotted Blue
  • Acmon Blue 6
  • Mormon Metalmark
  • California Patch 5
  • Variable Checkerspot 80+
  • California Tortoiseshell 6
  • Painted Lady 1
  • Common Buckeye 2
  • Lorquin's Admiral 2
  • California Sister 8
  • Monarch 2
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 2
  • Mournful Duskywing 3
  • Funereal Duskywing 12
  • Small Checkered-Skipper 1
  • Northern White-Skipper 12
  • Orange Skipperling 2
  • Juba Skipper 2

Small Checkered-Skipper

Silver-spotted Skipper

Silver-spotted Skipper

California Tortoiseshell