Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1286066

Sleepy Orange
Abaeis nicippe

Observation date: February 23, 2021
Submitted by: Dennis Forsythe
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: With Donna, 70 f clear
Status: Resident
Verified by: Dennis Forsythe
Verified date: February 26, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.