Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1110956

Mangrove Skipper
Phocides pigmalion

Observation date: January 23, 2017
Date notes: Volunteering at Palma Sola Botanical Park
Submitted by: pam kanarr
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: These skippers are everywhere they love the Mexican flame vine. It's very windy today perhaps making it easier to get close
Status: Resident
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: January 27, 2017
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Florida, Manatee County