Attributes of Gyrocheilus patrobas

Red-bordered Satyr
Gyrocheilus patrobas (Hewitson, 1862)

Family: Nymphalidae
Subfamily: Satyrinae
Identification: Leading edge of forewing is curved; wings are dark brown; upper and lower sides are identical. Forewing has a light brown submarginal band and 3-4 small white spots just inside the band. Hindwing has a wide, dull red border.
Wing Span: 2 - 2 3/8 inches (5.1 - 6 cm).
Life History: Males patrol in shady habitat for females.
Flight: One brood from mid-August to October.
Caterpillar Hosts: Muhlenbergia emersleyi in Arizona.
Adult Food: Not reported.
Habitat: Streamsides in open coniferous forests in the mountains of central and southern Arizona.
Range: Central Arizona south to Central America.
Conservation: Not usually required.
NCGR: G4 - Apparently secure globally, though it might be quite rare in parts of its range, especially at the periphery.
Management Needs: None reported.
Taxonomy Notes:

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Observation Date Submitter Region Verified Datesort icon
September 09, 2012 Gary Jue Cochise County, Arizona, United States December 02, 2012 Details
September 05, 1997 legacy.reporter (C. Bordelon & E. Knudson) Cochise County, Arizona, United States December 01, 2012 Details
September 14, 2011 Gary Jue Santa Cruz County, Arizona, United States December 02, 2011 Details
September 14, 2011 Gary Jue Santa Cruz County, Arizona, United States December 02, 2011 Details
September 17, 2010 stevecary Catron County, New Mexico, United States January 28, 2011 Details
September 19, 1990 Ken Davenport (Ken Davenport) Yavapai County, Arizona, United States January 01, 2011 Details
September 07, 1977 Ken Davenport (Ken Davenport) Santa Cruz County, Arizona, United States January 01, 2011 Details
October 06, 1978 Ken Davenport (Ken Davenport) Pima County, Arizona, United States January 01, 2011 Details
October 02, 2000 Ken Davenport (Ken Davenport) Santa Cruz County, Arizona, United States January 01, 2011 Details
September 08, 2000 Ken Davenport (Ken Davenport) Yavapai County, Arizona, United States January 01, 2011 Details
October 03, 2000 Ken Davenport (Ken Davenport) Cochise County, Arizona, United States January 01, 2011 Details
September 22, 2009 Gary Jue (Gary Jue) Santa Cruz County, Arizona, United States August 03, 2010 Details
September 05, 1997 legacy.reporter (C. Bordelon & E. Knudson) Cochise County, Arizona, United States January 28, 2009 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Coconino County, Arizona, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Navajo County, Arizona, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Apache County, Arizona, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Yavapai County, Arizona, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Maricopa County, Arizona, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Gila County, Arizona, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Graham County, Arizona, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Greenlee County, Arizona, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Pima County, Arizona, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Cochise County, Arizona, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Santa Cruz County, Arizona, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Pinal County, Arizona, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Sonora, Mexico December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Chihuahua, Mexico December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Durango, Mexico December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Sinaloa, Mexico December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Catron County, New Mexico, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Sierra County, New Mexico, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Grant County, New Mexico, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Hidalgo County, New Mexico, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Luna County, New Mexico, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter El Paso County, Texas, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Hudspeth County, Texas, United States December 31, 2004 Details