Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1054099

Sandhill Skipper
Polites sabuleti

Observation date: July 11, 2015
Submitted by: Selwyn Quan
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: This skipper was found in a bed of Yerba mansa and Birdsfoot trefoil (Lotus corniculatus) near an alkaline habitat. Also presence of a second species of skipper possible Fiery Skipper in the same vicinity.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: July 14, 2015
Coordinator notes: None.