Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1317202

Mexican Metalmark
Apodemia mejicanus

Observation date: September 13, 2019
Submitted by: Rob Wu
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Nectaring on buckwheat sp. (perhaps Eriogonum polycladon) near mouth of Mockingbird Cyn, San Andres Mtns, WSMR.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: January 16, 2023
Coordinator notes: your tentative ID of the buckwheat is very good info. thanks!
Checklist region(s): United States, New Mexico