Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Common Checkered-Skipper
Pyrgus communis

Observation date: October 16, 2018
Submitted by: kareny
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: After two nights of freezing temperatures, it was surprising to find any butterflies. This one was sunning on cosmos in about 55 degrees.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: October 16, 2018
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Harper County, United States, Kansas