Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1354981

Fulvous Hairstreak
Electrostrymon angelia

Observation date: May 01, 2023
Date notes: From a distance, it appeared to be a jet black moth. Could it be a Fulvous Hairstreak? This is my only photo.
Submitted by: Beck4212
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Sunny afternoon
Status: Resident
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: May 02, 2023
Coordinator notes: Enlarging and adjusting the brightness of the image confirmed the ID
Checklist region(s): United States, Florida, Palm Beach County