Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1233618

Rockslide Checkerspot
Chlosyne whitneyi

Observation date: August 30, 2019
Submitted by: Robert Gorman
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Above the timberline 11k Plus flat area with some few flowers not much else but rock and a little clay here and there Very warm day Clear Dry . Ridgeline above Burro lake Peak near by above 12k
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: September 16, 2019
Coordinator notes: Great record Bob! It is late for the state by 5 days and is a new locality for this. This goes into the Season Summary!, and in the Sierra Nevada publication!-Ken Davenport
Checklist region(s): United States, California, Mono County