Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1264729

White-banded Black
Rheumaptera subhastata

Observation date: July 29, 2020
Submitted by: DeerPark
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: On Blue Mountain in Olympic National Park, Deer Park campground approx. 3000 ft., forest hillside, feeding on cow parsnip, 70 degree sunny day. No ventral view taken.
Status: Resident
Verified by: davidwdroppers
Verified date: November 17, 2020
Coordinator notes: Cannot separate Rheumaptera subhasta from R. hastata from photographs. Tentatively recorded as subhastata here to record that one of the two species was found at this location.
Checklist region(s): United States, Washington, Clallam County