Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1080038

Observation date: July 07, 2015
Submitted by: Timmoab
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Often seen around willows, cottonwoods, and russian olive trees, eating sap from tree wounds. Trapped using apple bait concoction. Highly territorial and defends aggressively against any flying invaders. Swift flier but not overly cautious.
Status: Unknown
Verified by: RaisingButterfl...
Verified date: April 22, 2017
Coordinator notes: Great record Tim!!!! I'm sorry I didn't verify this before. Great find for Grand County!!! ~Todd
Checklist region(s): United States, Utah, Grand County