Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1251251

Western Tailed-Blue
Cupido amyntula

Observation date: May 28, 2020
Submitted by: Tim Shortell
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Ruby Anthracite Trail, Gunnison National Forest
Status: Resident
Verified by: A_baldini
Verified date: June 06, 2020
Coordinator notes: Your suggested ID is correct. Always a nice species to see among some of our more common blues.
Checklist region(s): United States, Colorado, Gunnison County