Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1256949

Nais Metalmark
Apodemia nais

Observation date: June 29, 2020
Submitted by: Cactuswren1976
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Observed nectaring on Sweet Clover and Fendler's Buckbrush (also the larval food plant) along a dirt road through open forest dominated by Ponderosa Pine. At least two individuals were noted.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: July 05, 2020
Coordinator notes: nice one, Rene!
Checklist region(s): United States, New Mexico, Santa Fe County