Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1113529

Observation date: June 17, 2016
Submitted by: Betsy Higgins
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: None.
Status: Resident
Verified by: A_baldini
Verified date: December 08, 2017
Coordinator notes: Correct ID; the Morrison's Pero generally lacks the little white marking on the forewing.
Checklist region(s): Larimer County, United States, Colorado