Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1116212

Poling's Hairstreak
Satyrium polingi

Observation date: May 06, 2017
Submitted by: rhedden
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Eight individuals were observed on the same milkweed plant right at the edge of the McKittrick Canyon trail part way between the visitor center and the lodge. I can provide additional photos and a video if this image is not sufficient for identification.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: May 23, 2017
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Culberson County, United States, Texas