Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1280551

Ruddy Copper
Lycaena rubidus

Observation date: August 04, 2020
Submitted by: Harry Forbes
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Sunny and warm. Butterfly was nectaring on roadside flowers.
Status: Resident
Verified by: mikefisher
Verified date: November 28, 2020
Coordinator notes: Your suggested ID is correct.....a worn male. Mike
Checklist region(s): United States, Colorado, Park County