Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1193878

Common Checkered-Skipper
Pyrgus communis

Observation date: November 05, 2018
Submitted by: Cactuswren1976
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Male observed on ground in juniper savannah habitat with Blue Grama grass, Sand Sagebrush, and Tree Cholla. Weather conditions included bright sun, approx. 50 F, and a brisk wind.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: November 19, 2018
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, New Mexico, Santa Fe County