Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1323513

Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak
Strymon istapa

Observation date: March 28, 2020
Submitted by: Brian Ahern
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: nectaring on Mexican Spinach Tree in the backyard. First yard sighting and still somewhat unusual for Hillsborough County.
Status: Resident
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: May 05, 2022
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Florida, Hillsborough County