California Patch - Chlosyne californica
At Cottonwood Spring in Joshua Tree National Park. March 30, 2009.
California Patch - Chlosyne californica
California Patches were fairly common at Horsethief Creek and along Cactus Spring Trail on September 20-21, 2013, and they were the most common butterfly nectaring on yellow roadside composites at Scissors Crossing on Sept. 28th. This photograph is from Scissors Crossing.
California Patch - Chlosyne californica
Chlosyne californica, Cactus Spring Trail, September 20th, 2013.
California Patch - Chlosyne californica
Chlosyne californica, same hike as above.

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