Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 938504

Colorado Hairstreak
Hypaurotis crysalus

Observation date: October 27, 2013
Submitted by: klgraves
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Butterfly was seen floating in a wet "spring", and rescued, in Madera Canyon just above the Mt. Wrightson Parking area.
Status: Resident
Verified by: John Saba
Verified date: October 30, 2013
Coordinator notes: Getting pretty late for this species.
Checklist region(s): United States, Arizona, Santa Cruz County