Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1340589

Bell's Roadside-Skipper
Amblyscirtes belli

Observation date: August 22, 2022
Submitted by: Tdloyd
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Glimpsed early in the afternoon but lost it. Returned later and was able to observe it for a while feeding on some Ironweed. I did not get a picture of the inside of the wings but when it flashed them for a second they were dark.
Status: Resident
Verified by: James Steen
Verified date: August 22, 2022
Coordinator notes: Thank you! JAMES STEEN
Checklist region(s): United States, Tennessee, Sumner County