Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1321155

Coastal Green Hairstreak
Callophrys dumetorum

Observation date: March 13, 2022
Submitted by: ezeemonee
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Perched on Deerweed host plant in wildflower filled side canyon. By Nacimiento-Fergusson road near Fort Hunter Liggett. Sunny day in the 70’s F.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: March 21, 2022
Coordinator notes: This appears to be subspecies dumetorum-Ken Davenport. Correction: this appears to be subspecies perplexa based on the lack of green on the forewings--KD
Checklist region(s): United States, California, Monterey County