Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1229386

Western Branded Skipper
Hesperia colorado

Observation date: August 26, 2019
Submitted by: tirvine2020
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: This skipper was found drinking nectar from blue asters (Symphyotrichum laeve) and communing with what I believe are sachem skippers (Atalopedes campestris).
Status: Resident
Verified by: J_Martineau
Verified date: September 13, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Wyoming, Teton County