Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1249896

Melissa Arctic
Oeneis melissa

Observation date: July 09, 2016
Submitted by: mouser
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Seen at ~12,000' on Santa Barbara Ridge near Jicarilla Peak
Status: Resident
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: June 04, 2020
Coordinator notes: good job on the ID. we don't have many sightings from that ridge, so thanks for submitting.
Checklist region(s): United States, New Mexico