Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1081187

Common Alpine
Erebia epipsodea

Observation date: May 14, 2016
Submitted by: bobscafe
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Absorbing salts and minerals at the side of Rush lake. Warm sunny day, temp low 70's, strong breeze. Moving constantly on the ground, stopping for 10 seconds, then moving on.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Norbert Kondla
Verified date: June 01, 2016
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Canada, British Columbia