Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1270891

Fulvia Checkerspot
Chlosyne fulvia

Observation date: August 20, 2020
Submitted by: SusanCrick
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Feeding on Hairy False Goldenaster (Heterotheca villosa). Sunny, hot day.
Status: Resident
Verified by: mikefisher
Verified date: November 18, 2020
Coordinator notes: Correct identification....interesting with such drought this year there is a flight of this species late in the summer. Have you been at this site early in the year (May-June) and found fulvia? Mike
Checklist region(s): United States, Colorado, Bent County