Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 963827

Saltbush Sootywing
Hesperopsis alpheus

Observation date: May 17, 2014
Submitted by: joeschelling
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Multiple individuals flying around stands of saltbush on either side of (gravel) Cabezon Road just off Hwy 550.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: May 21, 2014
Coordinator notes: nice photo.
Checklist region(s): United States, New Mexico, Sandoval County