Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1241387

Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak
Strymon istapa

Observation date: January 19, 2020
Submitted by: raven10322
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Nectaring with Ceraunus Blue on vacant lot in Palm Beach Shores residential neighborhood. I'm entering 2 individuals; the next one looks different, so just checking on ID. Again, unfamiliar with this species. May have seen it once previously.
Status: Resident
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: January 22, 2020
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Florida, Palm Beach County