Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

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  Sighting 435365

Cofaqui Giant-Skipper
Megathymus cofaqui

Observation date: July 02, 1994
Data source: Kilian Roever
Submitted by: legacy.reporter (Kilian Roever)
Specimen type: Specimen
Observation notes: STATE RECORD
Status: Resident
Verified by: legacy.verifier (The Lepidopterists' Society Season Summary)
Verified date: October 20, 2008
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): DeKalb County, Alabama, United States