Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1303524

Hedgerow Hairstreak
Satyrium saepium

Observation date: June 12, 2021
Submitted by: caterfly
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Egg laying pose on Mountain Mahogany shrub ( Cercocarpus betuloides ).
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: July 27, 2021
Coordinator notes: That big blue spot on the hindwing is diagnostic-Ken Davenport
Checklist region(s): United States, California, Mariposa County