Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1247345

Hedgerow Hairstreak
Satyrium saepium

Observation date: May 02, 2020
Submitted by: ezeemonee
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Near Dry Lakes Ridge Trail. Sunny day in the 70’s F. Lots of Chaparral Whitethorn Ceanothus growing in the area. Some Mountain Mahogany growing further down near the dry lakes. Looked brown in flight.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: May 03, 2020
Coordinator notes: Subspecies chalcis
Checklist region(s): United States, California, Ventura County