Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

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  Sighting 468781

Pallid Dotted-Blue
Euphilotes pallescens

Observation date: July 20, 1970
Data source: Chris Henne
Submitted by: legacy.reporter (Chris Henne)
Specimen type: Specimen
Collection location: LACM
Observation notes: subspecies elvirae Geocoded Accuracy: GEOMETRIC_CENTER
Status: Resident
Verified by: legacy.verifier (Emmel & Emmel)
Verified date: October 19, 2009
Coordinator notes: None.