Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 982980

Yehl Skipper
Poanes yehl

Observation date: June 25, 2014
Submitted by: AJ Trently
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: There was more than one Yehl Skipper present at the site. They were nectaring on Indian Hemp (Apocynum cannabinum). This are contains a large patch of Indian Hemp.
Status: Resident
Verified by: dbruce
Verified date: June 26, 2014
Coordinator notes: This is the first Haywood County record for this species in the BAMONA database. This is the 40th species of butterfly documented in Haywood.
Checklist region(s): United States, Tennessee, Haywood County