Wild Cortes

Western Elfin
Callophrys augustinus, the brown elfin, is butterfly of the family Lycaenidae. It is found from Newfoundland north and west through the...
Painted Lady
The Painted Lady is one of the most familiar butterflies in the world, found on...
Common Wood-nymph
Common Wood-nymph (Cercyonis pegala) Sightings: Ray Kendel, Red Granite Road, August 20, 2019 Melanie Boyle,...
Cedar Hairstreak
Cedar Hairstreak (Callophyrs gryneus ssp. plicataria) spotted by Tanya Rankin, May 19, 2020, on Bayview...
Mourning Cloak
How long do butterflies live? For most, the answer is “not very long,” after what...
Milbert’s Tortoiseshell
The Milbert’s tortoiseshell, sighted by 7-year-old Daleia who thinks it should be called the “cat-face butterfly”...
Western Spring Azure
Sighted by Gary Fast at Peter Police Homestead, Carrington Bay Lagoon, May 7, 2020, 1:00...