Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1318585

Tiny Checkerspot
Dymasia dymas

Observation date: August 22, 2021
Submitted by: jamesvonloh
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Checkerspot perched on leaf of desert sunflower plant growing over the muddy margin of a livestock watering pond along the Sierra Vista Trail. The morning was warm, breezy, and under full sun.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: January 16, 2022
Coordinator notes: terrific!
Checklist region(s): United States, New Mexico, Doña Ana County