Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1350388

Hayhurst's Scallopwing
Staphylus hayhurstii

Observation date: June 20, 2022
Submitted by: Christian.Nunes
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Behavior much like a Pholisora catullus, which was common in the area. Low flight along the social trails through the Lamar Community College Woods, where this species seems to be well established. At least two seen, but only one photographed.
Status: Resident
Verified by: mikefisher
Verified date: February 15, 2023
Coordinator notes: Yes...hayhurstii does seem to be fairly well established around the college woods at Lamar...now we need to find it elsewhere along the Arkansas River maybe on east? Mike
Checklist region(s): United States, Colorado, Prowers County