Sighting for April 2, 2020

Jeremiah Butler

Jackson County
Jackson County, AL

Paulette Ogard sent the following note and the photo.
On April 2, 2020, ten-year old Jeremiah Butler fished a drowning butterfly out of a pond in Jackson County, Alabama. Before it flew away, he and his mother photographed it. It was later identified as an Early Hairstreak, only the third documented sighting of that species in Alabama!

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Early Hairstreak