Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1303638

Behr's Hairstreak
Satyrium behrii

Observation date: July 27, 2021
Submitted by: butterfly rose
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: None.
Status: Resident
Verified by: mikefisher
Verified date: August 31, 2021
Coordinator notes: Your ID is correct...a somewhat well worn female. The caterpillar host plant is Mountain Mahogany (the eggs overwinter). Mike
Checklist region(s): United States, Colorado, El Paso County