Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1171299

Mariposa Copper
Lycaena mariposa

Observation date: July 12, 2018
Submitted by: Robert Gorman
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: on edge of very wet area in meadow edge of forest grazing area for cows warm mostly sunny Lifer thought it was similar to tailed copper but then saw mariposa must be it?
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: July 19, 2018
Coordinator notes: G Gosh Robert! I should be getting royalties for all the species lifers you are getting!
Checklist region(s): Sierra County, United States, California