Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1172370

Northwestern Fritillary
Speyeria hesperis

Observation date: July 20, 2018
Submitted by: Cactuswren1976
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Observed nectaring on Orange Sneezeweed (Helenium hoopesii) at southern (low) end of extensive montane meadow, surrounded by mixed conifer/aspen woodland at 9,925ft. elevation.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: August 07, 2018
Coordinator notes: a female
Checklist region(s): San Miguel County, New Mexico, United States