Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1158563

Viereck's Skipper
Atrytonopsis vierecki

Observation date: May 24, 2018
Submitted by: Cactuswren1976
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Observed along the Rio En Medio Trail taking up moisture/minerals from wet sand.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: June 09, 2018
Coordinator notes: hourglass-shaped white spot on forewing upperside is diagnostic for Viereck's
Checklist region(s): Santa Fe County, United States, New Mexico