Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1212218

Lorquin's Admiral
Limenitis lorquini

Observation date: June 26, 2019
Submitted by: Zencoyote
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Sighted guarding the trail at Calavera Hills, in the transition zone between the riparian and chaparral. It seemed unconcerned with my presence, but did flit from branch to branch of the brushlike Willows in that area.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: June 27, 2019
Coordinator notes: Subspecies powelli-Ken Davenport
Checklist region(s): United States, California, San Diego County