Sighting for May 26, 2017

William D. Beck

Nr Ruidoso; Road to Ski Apache; also road up Nogal Canyone
Lincoln County, NM

Windy at times but sunny all day. Many nice butterflies in the afternoon.

  • Two-tailed Swallowtail
  • Checkered White
  • Mexican Yellow
  • Sleepy Orange
  • Dainty Sulphur
  • Juniper Hairstreak
  • Gray Hairstreak
  • Leda Ministreak
  • Marine Blue
  • Melissa Blue
  • Acmon Blue
  • Variegated Fritillary
  • Field Crescent
  • Mylitta Crescent
  • Mourning Cloak
  • Milbert's Tortoiseshell
  • American Lady
  • Painted Lady
  • Common Buckeye
  • California Sister
  • Silver-spotted Skipper
  • Northern Cloudywing
  • Persius Duskywing
  • Common Checkered-Skipper
  • Common Sootywing
  • Tawny-edged Skipper

Acmon Blue

Gray Hairstreak

Melissa Blue

Milbert's Tortoiseshell