Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1175378

Edith's Checkerspot
Euphydryas editha

Observation date: July 22, 2018
Submitted by: Chris Carvalho
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Perched on a flower in a meadow. Female with damage to hindwings and abdomen, showing eggs inside. Butterfly appeared healthy though with normal flight. Warm, calm, sunny afternoon with temperature in upper 70's F.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: August 02, 2018
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Hood River County, United States, Oregon