Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1325484

Blue Metalmark
Lasaia sula

Observation date: May 28, 2022
Date notes: Walking to town and passed a Zinnia garden and thought I was seeing the tiny Pygmy Blue which I saw last week, but this is a Blue Metalmark Lasaia sula.
Submitted by: Charlie Doggett
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: It was flying about a Zinnia garden with a Polydamas Swallowtail
Status: Unknown
Verified by: Charlie Doggett
Verified date: June 20, 2022
Coordinator notes: ID verified on multiple websites and with the book A Swift Guide to Butterflies of Mexico and Central America.
Checklist region(s): Costa Rica