Waving pedipalps at me when I shared it's bench.
A few hanging from threads on an oak (Quercus lobata), but lots and lots on the next shrub,which was totally decimated. Possibly a lupin?
Rectangle on the leading edge of the upper front wing appears more white than orange, but the four spots on the upper hind wing are filled with blue. West Coast Lady?
2 coyotes in our driveway
Nectaring on mock heather (Ericameria ericoides).
Impressed at how long a season this species has: observed a mating pair of umber skippers back in April in the same general area, and five months later there are skippers still skipping!
Introduced to this location from soils imported for landfill remediation.
Plant with long stem and purple flowers.
On the wall of the laundry room. When I saw them coming off the Broom, I put 2 & 2 together...
One of Alex's Sugarcane flies landed on my arm as I was walking through the park
Sunning itself before flying away
and a friend.