Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1306082

Pacific Dotted-Blue
Euphilotes enoptes

Observation date: August 02, 2021
Submitted by: ezeemonee
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Out of focus pics but hopefully ID’able. Feeding at Eriogonum Nudum (Naked Buckwheat) host plant flowers at meadow on Northwest slope of Mt Pinos at 8000+ ft elevation. Sunny day in the 80’s F.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: August 10, 2021
Coordinator notes: subspecies tildeni. Since I know the area well, an ID was easy.-Ken Davenport
Checklist region(s): United States, California, Kern County