Northwest Wyoming

Indian Paintbrush
Beartooth alpine meadow; flowers include mostly American bistort ( white; Polygonum bistortoides) and alpine avens (yellow, Geum rossii)
Gillett’s Checkerspot, Euphydryas gillettii, on Senecio sp.
Saxifraga oppositifolia, an alpine cushion plant
montane wind flower, Anemone sp.
Hot pool algae, Yellowstone National Park
Calypso bulbosa, Fairyslipper Orchid
Ruddy Copper, Lycaena rubidus, on Aster occidentalis
Caterpillar of Gillett’s Checkerspot (Euphydryas gillettii) on Indian Paintbrush (Castilleja sp.)
Glacier Lily, Erythronium grandiflorum
Moss campion, Silene acaulis; the archetypal alpine cushion plant
Larkspur
Small Wood-nymph, Cercyonis oetus
Alpine pinks: Pink Elephanthead and Pink Indian Paintbrush
Beartooth Butte and meadow
Weidemeyer’s Admiral, Limenitis weidemeyerii
Alpine Forget-me-not, Eritrichium nanum, an alpinbe cushion plant
Beartooth subalpine meadow, with bluebells, Indian paintbrush, western aster, and Senecio sp.