Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1101130

Mormon Metalmark
Apodemia mormo

Observation date: September 01, 2016
Submitted by: DCLinck
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: At least four examples noted within about 75-100 feet rise and fall from this location.
Status: Resident
Verified by: RaisingButterfl...
Verified date: April 22, 2017
Coordinator notes: Same location as Strymon melinus franki and Euphilotes spaldingi; both feeding on Eriogonum racemosum (redroot buckwheat.) Adults in August.
Checklist region(s): United States, Utah, Salt Lake County