Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1171126

Lyside Sulphur
Kricogonia lyside

Observation date: July 17, 2018
Submitted by: JoseBonner
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: 80F, light breeze, roving thunderstorms moving out from the mountains. This individual was nectaring on Blue Mist Spirea in our garden.
Status: Stray
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: August 02, 2018
Coordinator notes: Great photos, especially the upperside sneak peak. this is a rare sighting in Santa Fe. thanks for submitting!
Checklist region(s): Santa Fe County, United States, New Mexico