Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Anicia Checkerspot
Euphydryas anicia

Observation date: July 05, 2019
Submitted by: pnesterenko
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Monument, Colorado. North Ridge of Raspberry Mountain, elev 8540 ft. Specimen perched on Yellow Stonecrop (Amerosedum lanceolatum).
Status: Resident
Verified by: mikefisher
Verified date: September 23, 2019
Coordinator notes: This is the Variable Checkerspot (subspecies capella). You should be able to find and compare the Northern Checkerspot from photos on the BAMONA site and see how they differ if you study them a while. Mike
Checklist region(s): United States, Colorado, El Paso County