Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1243008

Edith's Checkerspot
Euphydryas editha

Observation date: February 26, 2020
Submitted by: Robert Gorman
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Probably A Male lots of species on this little hill This was the prize have been looking for this one for many years. Gave up until a Friend offered help finding it. Of course then we walked right to it. Pale, anise, sara, desert, many whites, tortoise, bramble, elf, ladies, dusky blues, others. very active day very warm lot of nectar wind moderate Thanks Brett! Oh and Don't forget to watch Where you are Stepping! Snake Guards If you are running Blindly While Swinging a Net! Ha Ha!
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: February 28, 2020
Coordinator notes: Yes, quino.-Ken Davenport
Checklist region(s): United States, California, Riverside County