Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1180425

Arrowhead Blue
Glaucopsyche piasus

Observation date: July 22, 2018
Submitted by: Chris Carvalho
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Perched on a conifer branch. In a meadow area with lupines. Warm, calm sunny afternoon. View of underside confirmed it's an arrowhead blue but I was unable to get a photo.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: August 19, 2018
Coordinator notes: This was a rare case was an upperside view of a blue was enough...and the added comment was enough to confirm it also-Ken Davenport
Checklist region(s): Hood River County, United States, Oregon