Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1198435

Orange Skipperling
Copaeodes aurantiaca

Observation date: July 19, 2005
Date notes: This is the exact date and time of the photograph.
Submitted by: Janeal W. Thompson
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Seen on blooming Shasta daisy (Leucanthemum x superbum 'Alaska'). Specimen caught and spread and is in my collection. No other details.
Status: Temporary Colonist
Verified by: mikefisher
Verified date: February 03, 2019
Coordinator notes: As we discussed Janeal.....PROWERS COUNTY RECORD. Might be a full time resident in some of those canyons way south in Baca-Las Animas County I refer to as the Colorado "Southern Slope" but apparently a migrant that establishes summer residency and produces a couple but local broods. Mike
Checklist region(s): United States, Colorado, Prowers County