Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1154776

Western Pygmy-Blue
Brephidium exilis

Observation date: March 29, 2018
Date notes: Sunny day, warm temperatures
Submitted by: lepidoptera_Laureate
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: The butterfly was flying around in a canyon close to Balboa Park, a little out of its usual range which is closer to the beach but still close enough to make sense.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: April 05, 2018
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): San Diego County, United States, California