Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1078378

Meridian Duskywing
Erynnis meridianus

Observation date: April 07, 2016
Submitted by: Paul Prappas
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Feeding on purple flowers in a flower garden. I thought this might be an Afranius Duskywing, but someone suggested that it was a Meridian Duskywing. I would appreciate a 2nd opinion.
Status: Resident
Verified by: CA Ivy
Verified date: September 28, 2017
Coordinator notes: female
Checklist region(s): Cochise County, United States, Arizona