Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1059397

Uncas Skipper
Hesperia uncas

Observation date: August 03, 2015
Submitted by: John Wilson
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Partly cloudy, 82degrees F., 28% humidity, 3 mph wind. Nectaring on Asclepias subverticillata, Horsetail Milkweed.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: September 09, 2015
Coordinator notes: the wear does make it a little challenging, but it looks like uncas to me.
Checklist region(s): United States, New Mexico, Socorro County