Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1047305

Soapberry Hairstreak
Phaeostrymon alcestis

Observation date: May 09, 2015
Submitted by: Martin and Sara
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Sure enough, this butterfly stays close to its host plant, where it was seen and photographed
Status: Resident
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: June 08, 2015
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Texas, Gonzales County