Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1354606

Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak
Strymon istapa

Observation date: April 22, 2023
Submitted by: Mariatere
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: The butterfly was nectaring on Frog fruit (Lippia nodiflora) at Gadsen Park in South Tampa, FL; Hillsborough county. This butterfly was out the sightseeing range.
Status: Resident
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: April 24, 2023
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Florida, Hillsborough County