Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1172406

Lilac-bordered Copper
Lycaena nivalis

Observation date: July 15, 2018
Submitted by: Christian.Nunes
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Several seen on the edge of sagebrush flats and mixed conifer forest on the north side of Diamond Peak.
Status: Resident
Verified by: A_baldini
Verified date: August 10, 2018
Coordinator notes: Correct identification of this uniquely-colored member of Colorado's Lycaeninae.
Checklist region(s): Moffat County, United States, Colorado