Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1213820

Edwards' Fritillary
Speyeria edwardsii

Observation date: June 28, 2019
Submitted by: A_baldini
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Weather: Sunny and 88 degrees. Notes: Originally captured in the ditch behind my house on June 28th. Released along Horsetooth Rock Trail on the 29th, where it immediately flew to a Prickly Pear (Opuntia sp.) flower.
Status: Resident
Verified by: mikefisher
Verified date: October 04, 2019
Coordinator notes: Correct ID. You can send these on through yourself. Mike
Checklist region(s): United States, Colorado, Larimer County