Limenitis lorquini - Lorquin's Admiral
Lorquin's Admiral at Malibu Creek State Park, LA Co. April 25, 2010. These are subspecies powelli. They fly near the similar California Sisters, but the orange at the wing-tips reaches the outer margin in Lorquin's and appears more round in California Sisters.
Limenitis lorquini - Lorquin's Admiral
Lorquin's Admiral sipping mud at Big Bear, San Bernardino Co. July 18 , 2005.
Limenitis lorquini - Lorquin's Admiral
Lorquini at Tehachapi Mountain Park, June 28 , 2009.
Limenitis lorquini - Lorquin's Admiral
Ventral of Lorquin's Admiral. Malibu Creek, June 28, 2005.
Limenitis lorquini - Lorquin's Admiral
Another ventral of 'Powell's' Lorquin's Admiral. Little Dalton Canyon in the San Gabriels, June 13, 2006.

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