Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1296878

Saltbush Sootywing
Hesperopsis alpheus

Observation date: June 21, 2021
Submitted by: Harry Forbes
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: A small skipper resting on a blade of grass in a mountain meadow with a creek running down its length. ID was made based on white spots on forewing margin and overall dark and mottled appearance otherwise.
Status: Resident
Verified by: CA Ivy
Verified date: January 01, 2022
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Utah, Iron County