Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1299050

Taxiles Skipper
Poanes taxiles

Observation date: July 05, 2021
Submitted by: chneal
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Sunny calm day. Both photos are of the same butterfly. It was on the Upper Water Canyon Trail in Los Alamos County, NM, about .6 mile from the trailhead near a stream crossing.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: July 09, 2021
Coordinator notes: thanks for getting dorsal and ventral!
Checklist region(s): United States, New Mexico, Los Alamos County