Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Hedgerow Hairstreak
Satyrium saepium

Observation date: May 21, 2018
Submitted by: Lisahug
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: on rock outcrop, with lots of yerba santa and flowering small ceonothus shrub with tiny leaves. surrounding habitat, Oak Woodland gradating into Douglas fir. temps in low 70s. outcrop about 120 feet long and 20 feet high at highest point.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: May 22, 2018
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Sonoma County, United States, California