Observation notes: Puddling at wet rocks by Sespe Creek. Note the reddish brown upper side shown by the torn wing. The reddish brown differentiates it from Mountain Mahogany Hairstreak which is dark brown on its upper side. Probably subspecies Chalcis. Sunny day in the 80’s F.
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: August 10, 2020
Coordinator notes: Chris: I saw 40 Coronis Fritillaries at Frazier Mountain Lookout at 8000' last friday between one and two PM, mostly mint females. About twice macaria sized, or more!-Ken Davenport