Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1071840

Hammock Skipper
Polygonus leo

Observation date: November 24, 2015
Submitted by: Ron Smith
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: 2nd Pinellas record following the 1st back in Jan 2015. This one was also found at Fort De Soto Park nectaring on sleepy morning (Waltheria indica). The following day two were found at this site by John Lampkin.
Status: Stray
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: December 03, 2015
Coordinator notes: Great record!
Checklist region(s): United States, Florida, Pinellas County