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2024 Outings Photo Gallery

The photos below, contributed by observers on butterfly outings in 2024, are arranged and grouped by the months in which each species was first observed. Photos were selected to include one or more from all contributors, so your favorite photo may not be in the main gallery . . however additional photos of species at the end of the gallery have been added to show important ID features or behaviors. Also, note that some species have still not been photographed.  We welcome new additions to this gallery,

Photo Contributors:

Brian Ahern, Jan Austin, Barbara Banfield, Rita Carratello, Rick Fournier, Bill Hubick, Diana Magor, Blake Matheson, Dave Nelson, Margaret Nelson, Don Roberson, Irene Rosen, Chris Tenney, Francis Toldi

Sky

 January 

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 Red Admiral  Hatton Canyon 

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 Gray-Veined White 
 Partington Canyon 

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 Echo Azure  Soberanes Creek 

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 Monarch 
 

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 West Coast Lady  Monterey 

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 American Lady 
 Piney Creek 

Ocean

 February 

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 Satyr Comma 
Big Sur

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 Oreas Comma 
Hatton Canyon

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 Cabbage White 
Long Canyon

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 Acmon Blue 
Piney Creek

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 Sara Orangetip 
Hatton Canyon

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 Mylitta Crescent 
Piney Creek

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 Large Marble 
Piney Creek

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 Orange Sulphur 
Indians Road

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 California Dogface 
Piney Creek

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 Sonoran Blue 
Partington Canyon

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 Mourning Cloak 
Partington Canyon

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 Brown Elfin 
Piney Creek

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 California Tortoiseshell 
Partington Canyon

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 Gray Buckeye 
Piney Creek

Blue Skies

 March 

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 Western Tiger Swallowtail 
 Piney Creek 

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 Silvery Blue 
 Piney Creek 

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 Pale Swallowtail 
Piney Creek

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 Anise Swallowtail 
 Jack's Peak 

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 Lorquin's Admiral 
 Hatton Canyon 

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 Umber Skipper 
 Big Sur 

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 Thicket Hairstreak 
 Jack's Peak 

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 Fiery Skipper 
 Hatton Canyon 

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 Common Sootywing 
 Long Canyon 

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 California Ringlete 
 Piney Creek 

 Common Checkered-Skipper 
 Big Sur 

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 Bramble Green Hairstreak 
 Piney Creek 

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 Gabb's Checkerspot 
 Long Canyon 

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Field Crescent 
 Big Sur 

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 Propertius Duskywing 
 Piney Creek 

Blue Skies

 April 

 Edith's Checkerspot 
 

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 California Sister 
 Big Sur 

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 Painted Lady 
 Big Sur 

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 Boisduval's Blue 
 Piney Creek 

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 Northern Cloudywing 
 Piney Creek 

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 Variable Checkerspot 
 Piney Creek 

 Western Pine Elfin 
 Del Monte Forest 

 Pacuvius Duskywing 
 

  Photo    needed 

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 Sleepy Duskywing 
 Piney Creek 

 Rural Skipper 
 Long Canyon 

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 Mournful Duskywing 
 Jack's Peak 

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 Two-Banded Checkered -Skipper 
 Piney Creek 

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 Gorgon Copper 
 Piney Creek 

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 May 

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 Leanira Checkerspot 
 Long Canyon 

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 Bernardino Blue 
 Parkfield area 

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 Columbian Skipper 
 Piney Creek 

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 Coronis Fritillary 
 Piney Creek 

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 Western Tailed-Blue 
 Cross Country Road 

 Northern White-Skipper 
 Cross Country Road 

 Purplish Copper 
 Parkfield area 

Beyond the gallery . . .

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