Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

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  Sighting 422276

Polixenes Arctic
Oeneis polixenes

Observation date: July 01, 2001
Data source: KWP
Submitted by: legacy.reporter (KWP)
Specimen type: Historical
Observation notes: None.
Status: Resident
Verified by: legacy.verifier (Lepidopterists' Society Season Summary)
Verified date: January 23, 2008
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): North Slope, Alaska, United States