Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1072912

Gilbert's Flasher
Astraptes alector

Observation date: March 18, 2010
Submitted by: bttfly9@yahoo.com
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: We were on a cruise and stopped in Panama. We were at the Gatun Locks when I noticed this butterfly on the glass window.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Paul Prappas
Verified date: January 15, 2023
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Panama, Colón Province