Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1203924

Western Pine Elfin
Callophrys eryphon

Observation date: April 28, 2019
Submitted by: A_baldini
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Weather: Partly cloudy and 50 degrees. Notes: This is one of about 3 Western Pine Elfins I observed along the Arthur's Rock Trail; the other two were doing a courtship "dance" in the air above a dry, rocky creekbed further up the trail.
Status: Resident
Verified by: mikefisher
Verified date: July 24, 2019
Coordinator notes: Correct ID. Mike
Checklist region(s): United States, Colorado, Larimer County