Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

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  Sighting 995894

Dorcas Copper
Lycaena dorcas

Observation date: July 31, 2014
Submitted by: routledge_Sault...
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: on Solidago ohioensis
Status: Resident
Verified by: rosslayberry
Verified date: August 11, 2014
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Michigan, Chippewa County