Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

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  Sighting 435821

Gillette's Checkerspot
Euphydryas gillettii

Observation date: June 24, 1986
Data source: S.J. Kohler
Submitted by: legacy.reporter (S.J. Kohler)
Specimen type: Specimen
Collection location: National Museum of Natural History
Observation notes: 7m, 1f Geocoded Accuracy: GEOMETRIC_CENTER
Status: Resident
Verified by: legacy.verifier (S.J. Kohler)
Verified date: October 29, 2008
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Flathead County, Montana, United States