Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1175846

Great Basin Fritillary
Speyeria egleis

Observation date: August 02, 2018
Submitted by: shastamax
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Feeding on pennyroyal. Sunny but a little hazy, high 60s F. Photos are of same individual- note small piece missing from left FW. Feeding with a similar but lighter colored and less orange/more tan individual.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: August 02, 2018
Coordinator notes: Putting in photos of both sides made this easy!- Thanks!-Ken Davenport
Checklist region(s): Siskiyou County, United States, California