Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1243639

Yuma Skipper
Ochlodes yuma

Observation date: August 26, 2011
Submitted by: stevecary
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: began seeing adults yuma at 9:50 am about 0.5 mi S of Big Arsenic Spgs, then saw 30-40 in and around BAS until about 11:30 AM; males and females, perching, nectaring, territorial behavior; also evidence of empty larval shelters
Status: Resident
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: March 19, 2020
Coordinator notes: this is ssp. anasazi
Checklist region(s): Taos County, New Mexico, United States