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Alypia - Alypia mariposa

Alypia - Alypia mariposa
Mitchell Canyon, Mount Diablo State Park, Contra Costa County, California, USA
May 5, 2011
Ridings or Mariposa? Or am I completely wrong?

Moved from ID Request.

Alypia mariposa - Hodges#9320
Alypia mariposa - Hodges #9320

Wonderful photo! Not many in the guide.

I'd vote for Mariposa because of the outer white, unbroken crescent figure on the forewing.