Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1288792

Coastal Green Hairstreak
Callophrys dumetorum

Observation date: April 09, 2021
Submitted by: Chris Carvalho
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Resting on a grass stem alongside a gravel road. Light wind, temperature in upper 60s F. Several individuals present with courtship behavior, patrolling along the road flying close to the ground and resting on the gravel or rocks. Some nectaring activity on nine-leaf desert parsley.
Status: Resident
Verified by: davidwdroppers
Verified date: April 21, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Washington, Klickitat County