Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1353744

Elada Checkerspot
Texola elada

Observation date: April 09, 2023
Submitted by: Marta Reece
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: In the bottom of a small wash. Two individuals observed, only one photographed. Warm day with very little wind.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: April 10, 2023
Coordinator notes: BofNM has this as Microtia perse. BAMONA still has it has Texola elada. a good find!!
Checklist region(s): United States, New Mexico, Luna County