Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1357705

Rural Skipper
Ochlodes agricola

Observation date: June 02, 2023
Submitted by: Dobber31
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Seen in a riparian canyon environment at Shiloh Ridge County Park. Observed nectaring on Buckeye and chasing other skippers, including a Silver-Spotted Skipper. Pictured perched on Himalayan Blackberry. Warm, 77 degrees and clear skies with light winds in the canyon.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: June 03, 2023
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, California, Sonoma County