Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1038937

Coastal Green Hairstreak
Callophrys dumetorum

Observation date: April 01, 2015
Submitted by: ajtaen
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Partial cloudy day. Spent quite a bit of time on same leave of the plant it was photographed on. Also saw it on California Bush Sunflower or similar plant.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: April 02, 2015
Coordinator notes: This is a Bramble Hairstreak, not a Coastal Green Hairstreak. Bamona has not corrected the names yet-Ken Davenport
Checklist region(s): United States, California, Orange County