Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1178237

Northwestern Fritillary
Speyeria hesperis

Observation date: August 04, 2018
Submitted by: sfbaywildlife
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: I think they were all one species of Fritillary but not totally sure.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: August 11, 2018
Coordinator notes: OK, I can see enough of the hindwing to ID this-it is likely subspecies irene-Ken Davenport
Checklist region(s): El Dorado County, United States, California