Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1343543

Clodius Parnassian
Parnassius clodius

Observation date: August 08, 2022
Submitted by: sandyleapt
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Fluttering along roadside ditch below cliff, then settled on dead twigs and other w Western Red Cedar debris to sip something. Parker Creek turnout along NF-3010 road. Elevation is approximately 3,100 feet. Habitat: Small, riparian roadside waterfall with mossy rock faces along shoulders of road both directions from the waterfall. Edge of mixed conifer and deciduous forest, deciduous shrubs and perennials. Sunny in the afternoon, shady in the morning.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: September 10, 2022
Coordinator notes: It looks like you are using those new resources!-Ken Davenport
Checklist region(s): United States, Oregon, Benton County