Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1055353

Spalding's Dotted-Blue
Euphilotes spaldingi

Observation date: July 12, 2015
Submitted by: ncrosbyrd
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: None.
Status: Resident
Verified by: mikefisher
Verified date: September 16, 2015
Coordinator notes: Very nice blue not commonly found or reported. This is a female on the host buckwheat, Eriogonum racemosum. Please send detailed locality information for this sighting to be reported in the Lepidopterists' Society Season Summary for this season. Email to butterfliesofcolorado@hotmail.com Thank you, Mike
Checklist region(s): United States, Colorado, Gunnison County