Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1142882

Gray Hairstreak
Strymon melinus

Observation date: September 21, 2017
Submitted by: breck7348
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Photos may show same individual, though they were taken at different sites as far as foliage and/or flowers in image show. These images are in close chronological sequence and by frame number. Weather was mild, cooler than in recent weeks. Dry.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: September 22, 2017
Coordinator notes: Id this was in SE Arizona, I'd have to reject it, but in California there is an absence of look-alikes-Ken Davenport
Checklist region(s): Solano County, United States, California