Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1290239

California Crescent
Phyciodes orseis

Observation date: April 30, 2021
Submitted by: Dnewhall
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Stream-side clearing
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: May 10, 2021
Coordinator notes: This is the one that counts. I was getting several of those May 2nd up Ash Creek Rd. in the Klamath River Canyon in Siskiyou County. Great photo! And unlike many photos in field guides, your excellent photo is absolutely a California Crescent! Yours is the nominate subspecies.-Ken Davenport
Checklist region(s): United States, Oregon, Jackson County