Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

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  Sighting 468790

Pallid Dotted-Blue
Euphilotes pallescens

Observation date: August 25, 1989
Data source: Ken Davenport
Submitted by: Ken Davenport (Ken Davenport)
Specimen type: Specimen
Collection location: LACM, Ken Davenport
Observation notes: subspecies elvirae
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport (Ken Davenport)
Verified date: October 19, 2009
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Kern County, California, United States