Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1288398

Western Green Hairstreak
Callophrys affinis

Observation date: July 22, 2017
Submitted by: stevecary
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: feeding on Eriogonum alatum, so must be affinis, though blonde and unmaculated
Status: Resident
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: April 13, 2021
Coordinator notes: adults were flying a few miles away and a little higher up
Checklist region(s): Los Alamos County, New Mexico, United States