Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1175543

Silver-spotted Skipper
Epargyreus clarus

Observation date: July 07, 2018
Submitted by: A_baldini
Specimen type: Sighting
Observation notes: Time: ~3:45 p.m. Weather: Hot, slightly breezy, and mostly sunny. Habitat: Nature trail behind a rest area consisting primarily of tall vegetation. Notes: I only saw one Silver-spotted Skipper at this location. Some type of blue (most likely Summer Azure) and American Snouts were much more common in the area.
Status: Resident
Verified by: A_baldini
Verified date: August 01, 2018
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Jasper County, Iowa, United States