Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1116427

Bernardino Dotted-Blue
Euphilotes bernardino

Observation date: May 11, 2017
Submitted by: diwalks2@gmail.com
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: 73 dry Fresh Calif. Tortoise shell sipping mud on way to this spot. also, Gabbs, orange sulphur. C. Frit. Bernadino Blue, B. metalmark, pale anise, duskys, echo, variable chk. others! sister! hedgerow
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: June 07, 2017
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Riverside County, United States, California