Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1102682

Leonard's Skipper
Hesperia leonardus

Observation date: August 24, 2009
Submitted by: Christian.Nunes
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Individual B from this observation date. I've never seen another with the background color like this individual, interesting greenish-yellow hue. Restored grasslands on Gunbarrel Hill, dominate gramma grass is Side-oats.
Status: Resident
Verified by: mikefisher
Verified date: October 02, 2016
Coordinator notes: This one is a nice and fresh female Chris. Mike
Checklist region(s): United States, Colorado, Boulder County