Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1164918

Observation date: June 24, 2018
Submitted by: RobertWeeden
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: 9 mm in length. Dwarf birch tundra at 875 m. 57 F slightly overcast. Images of several individuals - one shows distinct striping on dorsal hind wings.
Status: Resident
Verified by: davidwdroppers
Verified date: August 18, 2018
Coordinator notes: Subspecies borealis - which some consider to be a full species
Checklist region(s): Fairbanks North Star, United States, Alaska