Saw these in abundance last summer; but never found any larvae.
Today's sightings of numerous adults in two neighborhood yards graced with blue passionflowers suggests that they did breed successfully in '14.
Two individuals in this post; possibly male and female?
Adult with 3 chicks.
Butterfly was observed in a garden which was created in 1993 to attract butterflies. :)
On a potted Coast Live Oak.
Stealing acorns from an acorn woodpecker granary.
About 20 in this flock.
With Mourning Dove.
With Eurasian Collared-Dove.
Fledgling being fed by Bullock's Oriole female. Loud beggar.
Female was feeding a Brown-headed Cowbird/Molothrus ater fledgling.