Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

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  Sighting 1209327

Observation date: June 10, 2019
Submitted by: RobertWeeden
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: 65 F partly sunny. Meadows near airport float ponds; grasses, dandelions etc.
Status: Resident
Verified by: davidwdroppers
Verified date: June 23, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Alaska, Fairbanks North Star