Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1119901

Gabb's Checkerspot
Chlosyne gabbii

Observation date: June 11, 2017
Submitted by: MAKI
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Only checkerspot noted along 4-mile section of trail hiked, but then temperatures were cool. Elevation 2,470', coastal sage scrub/chaparral habitat with some ruderal vegetation along graded dirt road.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: June 12, 2017
Coordinator notes: This is subspecies gabbii-Ken Davenport