Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

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  Sighting 474102

Pallid Dotted-Blue
Euphilotes pallescens

Observation date: August 22, 1963
Data source: R. Mattoni
Submitted by: legacy.reporter (R. Mattoni)
Specimen type: Specimen
Collection location: LACM
Observation notes: subspecies elvirae
Status: Resident
Verified by: legacy.verifier (William H. Howe)
Verified date: December 17, 2009
Coordinator notes: None.