Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

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  Sighting 1276063

Little Yellow
Pyrisitia lisa

Observation date: September 27, 2020
Submitted by: Gvisits
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: One of four fluttering about on our Azaleas; cloudy day low 70’s
Status: Resident
Verified by: Dennis Forsythe
Verified date: September 28, 2020
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, South Carolina, York County