Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

  Sighting 1295841

Sandhill Skipper
Polites sabuleti

Observation date: June 19, 2021
Submitted by: glennfine
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: A female nectaring on spreading dogbane
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: June 19, 2021
Coordinator notes: Yes, this is probably the Trinity Mountains subspecies, aestivalis I think the name is now, at subspecies level-Ken Davenport
Checklist region(s): United States, California, Siskiyou County