Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1225241

Clodius Parnassian
Parnassius clodius

Observation date: August 07, 2019
Submitted by: diwalks2@gmail.com
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: in a wet meadow of wildflowers. Later in the afternoon, temperature in mid 70's. stream flowing through the meadow rimmed by evergreens.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: August 13, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Oregon, Klamath County