Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1227274

West Coast Lady
Vanessa annabella

Observation date: August 20, 2019
Submitted by: papilio1
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: feeding on purple lantana in back yard
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: August 21, 2019
Coordinator notes: Thanks for confirming that butterfly for the Sierran fauna in that county. I'm working on a scientific publication that covers the entire Sierra-Ken Davenport County is good enough with the dot in this case. But please share cities or locations in future submissions.
Checklist region(s): United States, Nevada, Washoe County