Friday, May 29, 2015

Anicia Checkerspot

May 29, 2015
Mendenhall meadows
Euphydryas anicia


possibly a Chrycus Arctic
Oeneis chryxus

 first two photos two Arctics in the yard.

Later that day a different Arctic in the forest. is it just a different Chrycus Arctic or is it a Jutta Arctic

May 29, 2015

Monday, May 11, 2015

Hoary Elfin

On the second lowest shorelin of Ancient Lake Champagne, cloes to mendenhall subdivision
May 11, 2015

Hoary Elfin
Callophrys polia
food plant ; kinnikinnick