Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1305015

Observation date: August 03, 2021
Submitted by: teantol
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Cool, cloudy day. Early afternoon near a crowded restaurant in the smoky mountains. Flying erratically, and landed on my leg. Stayed for about 15 seconds, then flew to a flowerbed.
Status: Resident
Verified by: S. J. Stedman
Verified date: November 01, 2021
Coordinator notes: Band markings atypical for A. cellus and A. lyciades but much closer to latter.
Checklist region(s): United States, Tennessee, Sevier County