Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 700273

Pale Crescent
Phyciodes pallida

Observation date: July 16, 2011
Submitted by: pcastrovillo
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Sage steppe habitat. Elev approx 2500 ft. Near the trailhead of the Rapid River Trail. First record of P. pallida on the Seven Devils, ID 4th of July Butterfly Count. Specimen resides in the Orma J. Smith Museum of Natural History at The College of Idaho, Caldwell, ID.
Status: Resident
Verified by: kent
Verified date: March 12, 2012
Coordinator notes: The identifying spots are the only left on this worn individual - what are the odds of that?
Checklist region(s): United States, Idaho, Idaho County