Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1183479

Gray Hairstreak
Strymon melinus

Observation date: August 28, 2018
Submitted by: Cactuswren1976
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Observed flying about and landing on Cowpen Daisy plants that are blooming in profusion in a seasonally damp area.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: September 25, 2018
Coordinator notes: that top shot is superb.
Checklist region(s): Santa Fe County, United States, New Mexico