Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1297794

Small Checkered-Skipper
Pyrgus scriptura

Observation date: June 30, 2021
Submitted by: butterfly rose
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: One of several observed in a native prairie open space.
Status: Resident
Verified by: mikefisher
Verified date: July 24, 2021
Coordinator notes: Your ID is correct...this male is part of the 2nd flight (one earlier in April-May). Another will follow in August-September. Mike
Checklist region(s): United States, Colorado, El Paso County