Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 942768

'Northern' Southern Hairstreak
Satyrium favonius ontario

Observation date: May 06, 2010
Submitted by: ddodd
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: None.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: January 14, 2014
Coordinator notes: This looks like S. favonius ontario, as shown in photos on bugguide.net. S. favonius favonius has more extensive reddish marks on the underside hindwing. http://bugguide.net/node/view/518402 http://bugguide.net/node/view/17779
Checklist region(s): Uvalde County, United States, Texas