Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1168773

Dorcas Copper
Lycaena dorcas

Observation date: July 05, 2018
Submitted by: ncrosbyrd
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: None.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Tom Middagh
Verified date: July 13, 2018
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Price County, United States, Wisconsin