Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

Happy Pollinator Week: June 21-27, 2021! Butterflies and moths are pollinators of many flowering plants.

Did you know? The Hummingbird Clearwing (Hemaris thysbe) hovers in flight and uses its long tongue to sip nectar from flowers.

  Sighting 1248968

Arctic Fritillary
Boloria chariclea

Observation date: July 09, 2016
Submitted by: mouser
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Seen while birding
Status: Resident
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: May 24, 2020
Coordinator notes: great photo, thanks for submitting!
Checklist region(s): United States, New Mexico