Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1314872

Cassius Blue
Leptotes cassius

Observation date: October 17, 2021
Submitted by: janno
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: 2 (and possibly 3) individuals observed, the two which were seen well appeared to be fresh. Bright sunny conditions with air temps of 64 F ( previous night temp in low 40's F). This location has a large number plant species on display in outdoor beds, presumably these individuals are a result of eggs or pupae that came in on plant material earlier in the season.
Status: Stray
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: October 24, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Ohio, Hamilton County