Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1073319

Many-banded Daggerwing
Marpesia chiron

Observation date: December 18, 2015
Submitted by: cbruner
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: This was a hot and humid sunny morning. The butterfly was exploring some fallen leaves staying close to the ground and landing often.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Paul Prappas
Verified date: October 22, 2022
Coordinator notes: Only three apical spots on tips of FW.
Checklist region(s): Guatemala, Petén