Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 692317

Gillette's Checkerspot
Euphydryas gillettii

Observation date: July 28, 2011
Submitted by: Christopher Christie
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: None.
Status: Resident
Verified by: davidwdroppers
Verified date: January 09, 2012
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Washington County, Idaho, United States