Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1189980

California Tortoiseshell
Nymphalis californica

Observation date: June 24, 2018
Submitted by: glennfine
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: A very large Tortoiseshell, twice the size of what is normally around here and a couple months earlier than expected.
Status: Migrant
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: October 03, 2018
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Siskiyou County, United States, California