Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Tailed Orange
Pyrisitia proterpia

Observation date: October 18, 2021
Submitted by: robtluke@aol.com
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: seen feeding on various flowers, weather was warm and sunny
Status: Temporary Colonist
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: October 30, 2021
Coordinator notes: that's the correct ID. this butterfly has not been documented previously for Lincoln County. thanks for adding to our knowledge!
Checklist region(s): United States, New Mexico, Lincoln County