Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1204490

Fatal Metalmark
Calephelis nemesis

Observation date: May 06, 2019
Submitted by: Zencoyote
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: I’m not at all confident in this id. Definitely skipper size and shape, but the coloration is not familiar to me. Seen along a grassy corridor adjacent to sycamore grove. Both Tiger Swallowtail and Powell’s Admiral seen in this area.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: May 08, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, California, San Diego County