Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1071545

Frosted Flasher
Astraptes alardus

Observation date: November 05, 2015
Submitted by: Mark Salvato
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Found (by Steve Abbey and colleagues) visiting mist flowers along the Chachalaca Trail at Santa Ana NWR, Alamo, Texas. Observed for an hour or so, before flying off.
Status: Stray
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: January 04, 2016
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Texas, Hidalgo County