Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1224693

California Tortoiseshell
Nymphalis californica

Observation date: June 07, 2017
Submitted by: EvSherr
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: A number of California Tortoiseshells were visiting flowers of the shrub snowbrush, or deerbrush (Ceonothus velutinus) blooming along the path to Benham Falls, Central Oregon.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: August 11, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Oregon, Deschutes County