Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1206740

Great Copper
Lycaena xanthoides

Observation date: August 11, 2018
Submitted by: Scott Burgess
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Clinging to life, barely able to fly, landed much of the time on low-growing plants such as this strawberry.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: May 29, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, California, Humboldt County