Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 915544

Rita Dotted-Blue
Euphilotes rita

Observation date: August 10, 2013
Submitted by: joeschelling
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Six individuals of both sexes observed nectaring on Eriogonum corymbosum (Buckwheatbrush or Crispleaf buckwheat)along a stretch of road between the parking area and spring.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: August 12, 2013
Coordinator notes: congrats!
Checklist region(s): United States, New Mexico, Santa Fe County