Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 939037

Great Copper
Lycaena xanthoides

Observation date: June 09, 2013
Submitted by: Robert Gorman
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: hot day lots of butterfly's in this area blues hairstreaks coppers sulphur elfin skippers and more. very shy hard to get a shot. only this one of this type. lot's of purplish coppers lots of curly dock
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: November 03, 2013
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, California, San Diego County