Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1351489

Sagebrush Checkerspot
Chlosyne acastus

Observation date: January 29, 2023
Submitted by: joel151
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Seen flying low and landing briefly in the leaf litter along a creek. Air temperature fairly cold, around 46 F. Area heavily burned by past wildfire.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: February 03, 2023
Coordinator notes: I agree with your ID. thanks for getting this into BAMONA!
Checklist region(s): United States, New Mexico, Catron County