Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1072131

Guava Skipper
Phocides palemon

Observation date: November 09, 2014
Submitted by: ncrosbyrd
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: None.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: February 16, 2016
Coordinator notes: I think the current species name is Phocides polybius (Fabricius) as shown on bugguide.net, NABA websites. I have contacted BAMONA to check this out and make a correction if warranted.SAT
Checklist region(s): United States, Texas, Hidalgo County