Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 914992

Great Basin Fritillary
Speyeria egleis

Observation date: August 05, 2013
Submitted by: MAKI
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Hot day. Over hundred fritillarys observed in meadows along John Muir trail between Tuluoumne Meadows and Ireland Lake trail turn off in Lyell Canyon. Above fritillary landed in damp area by creek, with several other butterflies.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: August 08, 2013
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, California, Tuolumne County