Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1264948

Hickory Hairstreak
Satyrium caryaevorus

Observation date: July 30, 2020
Submitted by: GKillat
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: The butterfly was sitting on my patio table. I noted it was a hairstreak so I quickly grabbed a shot with my phone. Cleaned up the shot on Photoshop. Temp was in low 70s, clear, little - no wind. Not near any particular plant.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rosslayberry
Verified date: August 16, 2020
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Michigan, Midland County