Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

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  Sighting 757966

Painted Crescent
Phyciodes picta

Observation date: July 15, 1979
Submitted by: legacy.reporter (George Balogh)
Specimen type: Specimen
Collection location: unknown
Observation notes: None.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport (Ken Davenport)
Verified date: January 01, 2012
Coordinator notes: ssp. Canace; 1979 Season Summary
Checklist region(s): Cochise County, Arizona, United States