Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1294263

Arachne Checkerspot
Poladryas arachne

Observation date: June 11, 2021
Submitted by: Cactuswren1976
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: At least two individuals noted flying along the trail on the ridgeline at approx. 9,100 ft. elev. and landing on a stone or on the ground (one basking). The dorsal and ventral photos are of two different individuals I believe.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: June 14, 2021
Coordinator notes: thanks for submitting!
Checklist region(s): United States, New Mexico, Santa Fe County