Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1093059

White Checkered-Skipper
Pyrgus albescens

Observation date: July 28, 2016
Submitted by: Bdog
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: None.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: August 03, 2016
Coordinator notes: Based on locality, it should be albescens. Darkness od color is within individual variation-Ken Davenport Only male genitalia are reliable to separate communis and albescens and you have a female here-Ken Davenport
Checklist region(s): United States, California, San Diego County