Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1202412

Gabb's Checkerspot
Chlosyne gabbii

Observation date: March 13, 2019
Submitted by: Luke Schwartzkopf
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Sunny, breezy day along the coast near Pt Mugu at the bottom of La Jolla Canyon, Ventura Co, Calif
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: April 13, 2019
Coordinator notes: This one is easy, further inland later in the year on Frazier Mountain in Ventura County, you might run into a Northern Checkerspot which appears very similar-Ken Davenport
Checklist region(s): United States, California, Ventura County