Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1357216

Theona Checkerspot
Chlosyne theona

Observation date: October 15, 2022
Submitted by: ezeemonee
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: This one never opened its wings even when I nudged the leaf it was on. Will have to research further to ID. At Boqueron Cloud Forest on the San Salvador volcano at ~6000 ft / 2000 m elevation. Partly cloudy day in the 70’s F.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Paul Prappas
Verified date: May 30, 2023
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): El Salvador