Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1265409

Nelson's Hairstreak
Callophrys nelsoni

Observation date: July 28, 2020
Submitted by: Lisahug
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: wet meadow, on a daisy, just happened to see it perched, very sedentary. only individual encountered all day. habitat shot
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: August 01, 2020
Coordinator notes: The habitat is right for Nelsons Hairstreak, not for Juniper Hairstreak or Gold-Hunters Hairstreak-Ken Davenport
Checklist region(s): United States, California, Modoc County