Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1308094

Texas Roadside-Skipper
Amblyscirtes texanae

Observation date: August 19, 2021
Submitted by: JudyLY
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: We only saw one of this species. It didn't move for the duration of time we watched it but was still on the top of a stone wall about 2 1/2 to 3 feet above and along the side of the cement path. It was in the sun but close to some overhanging leaves.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: August 23, 2021
Coordinator notes: thanks very much, Judy!
Checklist region(s): United States, New Mexico, Doña Ana County