Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1325795

Hedgerow Hairstreak
Satyrium saepium

Observation date: May 30, 2022
Submitted by: ezeemonee
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Not 100% on the ID but going with Hedgerow Hairstreak due to the reddish orange top side color. In Malibu Creek State Park on California Buckwheat flowers in Coast Live Oak Woodland area not burned by Woolsey Fire. Sunny day in the 70’s F.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: May 31, 2022
Coordinator notes: None.