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  Sighting 1336029

Common Mestra
Mestra amymone

Observation date: July 29, 2022
Submitted by: Reneerob17
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Observed one flying around slowly and perching for long periods in a drainage area about 1 mile up from the base of the La Luz trail in the Sandia Mtns.
Status: Stray
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: August 04, 2022
Coordinator notes: Renee, you got the ID right. nothing else like it. and this is a terrific record: first time in Bernalillo County, as far as I can tell. Nice going!!
Checklist region(s): United States, New Mexico, Bernalillo County