Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1213020

Callippe Fritillary
Speyeria callippe

Observation date: June 28, 2019
Submitted by: ezeemonee
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Feeding at Coyote Mint flowers on sunny hillside clearing at Tehachapi Mountain Park Campground. Many butterflies feeding at these flowers even with other flower options available. Sunny day in the 70’s F.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: July 10, 2019
Coordinator notes: The only reliable place to find coronis there is to climb to the top of Tehachapi Mountain-Ken Davenport
Checklist region(s): United States, California, Kern County