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  Sighting 963425

Yucca Giant-Skipper
Megathymus yuccae

Observation date: June 19, 2011
Submitted by: coreyk
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: 6,750' elevation. Montane wash community surrounded by pinyon-juniper community.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: May 14, 2014
Coordinator notes: Nice: Yours looks very similar to Megathymus streckeri, not recorded for Clark County, Nevada-Ken Davenport
Checklist region(s): United States, Nevada, Clark County