Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 855705

Desert Elfin
Callophrys fotis

Observation date: May 04, 2013
Submitted by: joeschelling
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Single individual observed on non-flowering cliff rose host plant for several minutes. Considerable amounts of the host plant present in this specific location.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: May 14, 2013
Coordinator notes: nice work! glad you found it.
Checklist region(s): United States, New Mexico, Cibola County