Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 941157

Nelson's Hairstreak
Callophrys nelsoni

Observation date: June 11, 2010
Submitted by: diwalks2@gmail.com
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: cold mornings and evenings , very hot day
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: December 14, 2013
Coordinator notes: The fauna of Kings Canyon and Sequoia National Parks is treated in the Kern and Tulare County publication published by Colorado State University & Museum, author Ken Davenport. That work covers about 176 species.
Checklist region(s): United States, California, Tulare County