Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1138628

White-striped Black
Trichodezia albovittata

Observation date: August 27, 2017
Submitted by: wsanman
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: This was the smallest butterfly I've ever seen and I'd never seen one like it, it was about a half an inch across. It is sitting on an English Ivy leaf. I'm sorry it's not in better focus. It was a warm sunny day.
Status: Resident
Verified by: davidwdroppers
Verified date: March 27, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Oregon, Clackamas County