Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 656796

Helicta Satyr
Neonympha helicta

Observation date: May 31, 2001
Data source: Notes on the Butterflies of North Carolina Database
Submitted by: legacy.reporter (S. Hall)
Specimen type: Specimen
Observation notes: None.
Status: Resident
Verified by: legacy.verifier (Notes on the Butterflies of North Carolina Database)
Verified date: May 01, 2011
Coordinator notes: 10 occurrences