Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1083319

Chryxus Arctic
Oeneis chryxus

Observation date: June 01, 2016
Submitted by: bobscafe
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: This butterfly suddenly appeared on the scene, settled on the roadside. Warm sunny, and windy. Temp to mid '70's, managed a few pictures and it disappeared as quickly as it arrived.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Norbert Kondla
Verified date: July 19, 2016
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Canada, British Columbia