Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1157813

Western Pine Elfin
Callophrys eryphon

Observation date: May 16, 2018
Submitted by: jetboulder@aol.com
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: on mouse ear chickweed, not far from a stream. in pine forest
Status: Resident
Verified by: A_baldini
Verified date: May 19, 2018
Coordinator notes: Definitely the Western Pine Elfin; no other brown lycaenids are this heavily marked.
Checklist region(s): Boulder County, United States, Colorado