Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1331452

Pacific Fritillary
Boloria epithore

Observation date: July 05, 2022
Submitted by: jrmbutterfly
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Cool. Alternating sunny and cloudy. Mature spruce, Subalpine Fir and Lodgepole Pine forest surrounding high elevation wetlands. Probably not harvested yet for that reason. Dorsal markings seem heavier than on other Boloria specimens submitted.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Paul Prappas
Verified date: April 15, 2023
Coordinator notes: Yes, very thick banding for "epithore" but the range and marginal banding are right for this species.
Checklist region(s): Canada, British Columbia