Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1120036

Two-banded Checkered-Skipper
Pyrgus ruralis

Observation date: June 11, 2017
Submitted by: Sue Orlowski
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: sunny, no breeze, 76 degrees, no water nearby that I could tell, 48.08646 -117.42115, also two-banded checkered skipper, common sootywing, lorquin admiral, painted lady, mustard white, yellow swallowtail but too fast to ID, persius duskywing, common alpine; yarrow, wild rose, yarrow, poop, lupine, dogbane, cinquefoil, flowering thimbleberry, current, arnica, hawkweed, strawberries
Status: Resident
Verified by: davidwdroppers
Verified date: June 12, 2017
Coordinator notes: None.