Santa Clarita Butterflies and Moths
This site is sponsored by JCM Digital Imaging
Santa Clarita & Northern Los Angeles, CA Lepidoptera

Local Butterflies and Moths main page
Local Lepidoptera

Butterflies and Moths from other areas
Non-local Lepidoptera

Online videos! (High Speed connection recommended)

Photo collections of field trips, outings and user-contributed images
Photo galleries

Utility Areas:

Tips and Docs on how to maintain a Lepidoptera collection .......... Low cost ideas and projects for rearing Lepioptera
Tips .............. Rearing

Build your own equipment - CHEAP! .......... Links to other Lepidoptera-related websites
Equipment ....... Links

Lorquin's Admiral, photographed in Bouquet Canyon, CA
Lepidoptera photos, video, life cycle documentary

Welcome! This Website is an on-going, free public access project, dedicated to the study and exposure of Santa Clarita and Northern Los Angeles County's Butterflies and Moths. The Site's content is (C)opyright 2009 JCM Digital Imaging (JCMDI) and will be updated regularly with new pictures and information. If you have questions, comments, or anything to contribute, please e-mail me! Photos and data are always welcome, with proper credit, of course!

e-mail contact: butterflies @

Latest updates:

Dance of the Butterflies

Sara Orange Tip Life Cycle

Slow Motion Butterflies

The Friendly Butterfly

Calif. Dogface Life Cycle

Purple Hairstreaks Life Cycle

Realtime/timelapse Silkmoth emerging

Becker's White Butterfly Life Cycle

California Butterflies in the Field

Painted Lady Butterflies Develop Time Lapse

Lep Videos DVD Vol II released!

Great Purple Hairstreak pages added

22nd annual LANHM Insect Fair photos!

Hunting Ford's Indra Swallowtail

Visits since 12-18-2004