Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1138812

Golden Hairstreak
Habrodais grunus

Observation date: August 30, 2017
Submitted by: Chris Carvalho
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Perched on an oceanspray leaf (Holodiscus discolor) in an area with stands of golden chinquapin (Chrysolepis chrysophylla). Warm, windy afternoon with temperature in the upper 80's F.
Status: Unknown
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: September 02, 2017
Coordinator notes: You'll have to contact Jon Shepard, the Pacific Northwest Coordinator of the Lepidopterists' Society to find out if this is a COUNTY record or not-Ken Davenport
Checklist region(s): Multnomah County, United States, Oregon