Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1178543

Columbine Duskywing
Erynnis lucilius

Observation date: August 11, 2018
Submitted by: Ellen Riggins
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: I was watering my gardens and saw this wee tiny butterfly. I have native and domestic columbine in my gardens. It seemed to want to land on the wet mulch.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rosslayberry
Verified date: August 12, 2018
Coordinator notes: Still Looking good, Ellen. Ross
Checklist region(s): Ontario, Canada