Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1372911

Theona Checkerspot
Chlosyne theona

Observation date: October 25, 2022
Submitted by: Gordon Berman
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: One of many BF species on turpentine bush flowers
Status: Temporary Colonist
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: October 14, 2023
Coordinator notes: Gordon, BAMONA considers Chinati Mountains Checkerspot to be a subspecies of Theona, so I can only accept it that way. it's a good find - pretty scarce in Dona Ana County.
Checklist region(s): United States, New Mexico, Doña Ana County