Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1374434

Sandhill Skipper
Polites sabuleti

Observation date: September 26, 2023
Submitted by: Christian.Nunes
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Submitting documentation to demonstrate the persistence of this population. Several males raiting in a cow pasture.
Status: Resident
Verified by: mikefisher
Verified date: December 05, 2023
Coordinator notes: Sabuleti females like to lay eggs on short grass (James Scott observation) so chewed pastures are good spots for this skipper if not over grazed. Mike
Checklist region(s): United States, Colorado, Boulder County