Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 458369

Observation date: May 27, 2009
Data source: Kara Kite
Submitted by: legacy.reporter (Kara Kite)
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: adult emerged
Status: Resident
Verified by: paulopler (Paul Opler)
Verified date: July 10, 2009
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Mora County, New Mexico, United States