Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1229426

Sylvan Hairstreak
Satyrium sylvinus

Observation date: August 24, 2019
Submitted by: tirvine2020
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: This butterfly was found in one of the meadows about halfway through death canyon. It seemed very calm as long as it was in the sun, but once I moved the butterfly into my shadow it immediately took off.
Status: Resident
Verified by: J_Martineau
Verified date: August 28, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Wyoming, Teton County