Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1377738

Pepper and Salt Skipper
Amblyscirtes hegon

Observation date: April 04, 2024
Submitted by: Dobber31
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Was observed resting on the ground near a large grouping of Butterflies clustered on dung adjacent to trail. Was apparently intimidated by the action of the larger Zebra Swallowtails, Duskywings, and Goatweed Leafwings. Near a stream in forest/riparian environment on a sunny, 68 degree day.
Status: Resident
Verified by: CA Ivy
Verified date: April 15, 2024
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Arkansas, Benton County