Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1138364

Great Basin Fritillary
Speyeria egleis

Observation date: August 26, 2017
Submitted by: icosahedron
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Many of these rather small Fritillaries flying along Donner Creek and in the Summit Meadow.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: August 30, 2017
Coordinator notes: Thanks for sending photos of both sides, I could not have identified without seeing the underside-Ken Davenport
Checklist region(s): Nevada County, United States, California