Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1214863

Hedgerow Hairstreak
Satyrium saepium

Observation date: July 06, 2019
Submitted by: Scott Burgess
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Found her repeatedly landing on soft-leaved Ceanothus, then wandering the branches. She frequently stopped and tried with all her might to lay an egg, but none were forthcoming.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: July 13, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, California, Trinity County