Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1172415

Great Basin Fritillary
Speyeria egleis

Observation date: July 15, 2018
Submitted by: Christian.Nunes
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Not entirely certain of the ID. Landed on a two-track in mixed conifer forest.
Status: Resident
Verified by: mikefisher
Verified date: August 13, 2018
Coordinator notes: I'll agree with your suggested ID. Checking the specimens in my collection I compares favorably with Colorado females some of which are as pale as this one but do vary to darker. Mike
Checklist region(s): Moffat County, United States, Colorado