Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1247008

Oak Hairstreak
Satyrium favonius

Observation date: April 22, 2020
Submitted by: dave mcelveen
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: This individual was on a flowering sparkleberry. At other times in the same vicinity I had banded hairstreaks and what were more-clearly southern oaks. When it flew it did not show any blue on the dorsal surface.
Status: Resident
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: April 29, 2020
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Florida, Jefferson County