Lots of brand-new checkerspots today.
Sharing the Musk Brush with a False Blister Beetle.
Numerous this season here.
Photo by Nancy Asquith, who brought a long lens. Quite a few in lower Mitchell Canyon.
Lots of these on the snowberry.
Dozens of these on the snowberry bushes.
Bug Guide states that this is a host plant:http://bugguide.net/node/view/311191
On a Hoptree Flower.