Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 857420

Oslar's Roadside-Skipper
Amblyscirtes oslari

Observation date: May 24, 2013
Submitted by: joeschelling
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Single individual on a small mud patch. Many Silver-spotted Skippers, several Duskywings, Arizona Sister, and Western Tiger-Swallowtail in the same area.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: June 07, 2013
Coordinator notes: this is a tough call, Joe, but I think oslari is the most likely ID. the multiple photos were very helpful.
Checklist region(s): United States, New Mexico, Torrance County