Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 726439

Zephyr Comma
Polygonia zephyrus

Observation date: June 11, 2012
Submitted by: rjboehnke
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: None.
Status: Resident
Verified by: mikefisher
Verified date: July 21, 2012
Coordinator notes: I don't know why this site has separated Polygonia gracilis, the Hoary Comma from Polygonia zephyrus. The two have been considered conspecific for quite some past years, zephyrus being the western subspecies of gracilis.
Checklist region(s): United States, Colorado, El Paso County