Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1290036

Sonoran Metalmark
Apodemia mejicanus

Observation date: May 02, 2021
Submitted by: Aner
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Nectaring on flowers of beargrass (Nolina sp.).
Status: Resident
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: May 09, 2021
Coordinator notes: that's the correct ID. and quite a showy Nolina bloom! Keep your eyes open for another flight in late summer or early autumn. thanks for submitting!
Checklist region(s): United States, New Mexico, Bernalillo County