Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1184425

Mormon Metalmark
Apodemia mormo

Observation date: August 30, 2018
Submitted by: MAKI
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Most common butterfly seen along the trail to Red Lake. Behavior included sipping nectar from golden bush and chasing each other.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: September 01, 2018
Coordinator notes: This is subspecies cythera-Ken Davenport
Checklist region(s): Inyo County, United States, California