Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

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  Sighting 1051702

Gillette's Checkerspot
Euphydryas gillettii

Observation date: July 01, 2015
Submitted by: cliffweisse
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: At least two individuals present. Photos of one or two more individuals obtained.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stevekohler
Verified date: July 27, 2015
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Idaho, Fremont County