Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1045729

Observation date: June 29, 2014
Submitted by: G Hanson
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Dry and warm, approximately 75-80 degrees F. Little to no wind. Several other butterflies in the area, most appeared to be fritillaries. Mature oak and conifer forest on western side of the Sierra Nevada Mountains.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: May 30, 2015
Coordinator notes: Nice day flying moth, one of the few I can ID-I don't collect many moths but I do that one-Ken Davenport
Checklist region(s): United States, California, Placer County