Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1289258

Lilac-bordered Copper
Lycaena nivalis

Observation date: June 26, 2020
Submitted by: glennfine
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Puddling on a sunny day with blues, crescents, and others in a mostly dry pond at 5,900' in the Eddy Mountains. Habitat photo attached
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: April 27, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, California, Siskiyou County