Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1087346

Chryxus Arctic
Oeneis chryxus

Observation date: July 03, 2016
Submitted by: M Kuhlman
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: This individual was so big, I initially mistook it for a fritillary! This guy was alone, nectaring on Valeriana sitchensis (Sitka valerian).
Status: Resident
Verified by: J_Martineau
Verified date: July 14, 2016
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Montana, Ravalli County