Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1235667

California Giant-Skipper
Agathymus stephensi

Observation date: September 28, 2019
Submitted by: Robert Gorman
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: The Trap Door Made by this Butterfly Before Pupating, after hatching they use it to exit cool day windy
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: September 30, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, California, San Diego County