Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1326393

Canyonland Satyr
Cyllopsis pertepida

Observation date: June 02, 2022
Submitted by: Joshua C
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: There were several Canyonland satyrs flying along the canyon wash today, and this one landed in the sun giving a great look at it's colors. I wasn't aware that this species flew this early in the year considering how late they stick around.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: June 06, 2022
Coordinator notes: this is the early summer flight; they'll have a second brood in a couple months.
Checklist region(s): United States, New Mexico, Bernalillo County