Doheny State Beach, Dana Point, CA
Tattered adult insect with missing right forewing; note the red antennae. Photo by Jessica Mcintyre
Appears to be a nymph. Photo by Jessica Macintyre
There were piles of it. They made 2 small hills on the beach.
She was hanging around some spiky plants making it very difficult to catch. I ended up catching him without getting hurt.
Photo by Joyce Tierney
Based on range, it appears from the Kaufman range map that Orange County would be White Checkered-Skipper rather than Common
Cluster of orange California Poppy flowers on the side of a hiking trail near the beach. These flowers were surrounded by shorter shrubs.
5:30 pm; sunny, a pair comes to feed with one male fledgling