Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 963394

White-banded Black
Rheumaptera subhastata

Observation date: May 12, 2014
Submitted by: johnbremer
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: On under side of boulder blocking logging road on north side of gravel logging road. Size about the same as spring azure, which approached it on the gravel. Sunny and 63 degrees.
Status: Resident
Verified by: davidwdroppers
Verified date: May 19, 2014
Coordinator notes: Tentative ID; cannot distinguish between R. hastata and R. subhastata from photographs.
Checklist region(s): United States, Washington, Whatcom County