Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1050604

Two-spotted Skipper
Euphyes bimacula

Observation date: June 26, 2015
Submitted by: Christian.Nunes
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Weather: Partly cloudy and ~80F. Just one individual found in a sedge meadow on the edge of a large wetland complex. It was closely associated with a patch of Nebraska Sedge. It perched for several minutes and was very approachable.
Status: Resident
Verified by: mikefisher
Verified date: September 12, 2015
Coordinator notes: Looks like a freshly emerged male Chris. The population there in the Boulder area appears to be well established. Mike
Checklist region(s): United States, Colorado, Boulder County