Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

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  Sighting 468793

Pallid Dotted-Blue
Euphilotes pallescens

Observation date: September 05, 1979
Data source: John F. Emmel
Submitted by: legacy.reporter (John F. Emmel)
Specimen type: Specimen
Collection location: John F. Emmel
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