Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1355977

Mylitta Crescent
Phyciodes mylitta

Observation date: May 15, 2023
Submitted by: Luna-Linuche.76
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: This pale male Crescent was fluttering over grasses, & briefly landing, along the "Wetland Nature Trail" at the Crooked River Campground, The Cove Palisades State Park, near Bend Oregon. Several other Crescents were fluttering nearby. Temperature was 73 degrees F, and it was warm and sunny.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: May 20, 2023
Coordinator notes: As far as I can tell it is mylitta but beware, an underside view might reveal its pallida!-Ken Davenport
Checklist region(s): United States, Oregon, Jefferson County