Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1182716

Fiery Skipper
Hylephila phyleus

Observation date: August 24, 2018
Submitted by: Reneerob17
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Nectaring on horsetail milkweed
Status: Resident
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: August 26, 2018
Coordinator notes: This is the male. Fiery Skipper should be a resident in Albq, where it places eggs on Bermuda grass. Thanks for submitting, Renee!
Checklist region(s): Bernalillo County, United States, New Mexico