Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1323460

Mountain Checkered-Skipper
Pyrgus xanthus

Observation date: May 02, 2022
Submitted by: topper72
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Clear, breezy, temp in low 60s F, very dry. One seen along the trail alighting just long enough for a quick photo. First one I've seen along this trail.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: May 07, 2022
Coordinator notes: excellent!
Checklist region(s): United States, New Mexico, Los Alamos County