Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1214479

Western Tailed-Blue
Cupido amyntula

Observation date: July 02, 2019
Submitted by: Jon Kindschy
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: None.
Status: Resident
Verified by: A_baldini
Verified date: July 12, 2019
Coordinator notes: This is the Western Tailed-Blue. The Lupine Blue has much more orange, larger spots, and no tail on the ventral hindwing.
Checklist region(s): United States, Colorado, Gunnison County