Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1066024

Sandhill Skipper
Polites sabuleti

Observation date: September 19, 2015
Submitted by: ezeemonee
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Skipper was feeding at Alkali Heath Flowers next to trail in shoreline area of Emma Wood State Beach. Other plants nearby included salt grass and Fiddleneck flowers. Sunny morning with temps in the 70's F and light sea breezes.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: September 20, 2015
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, California, Ventura County