Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1075619

Ruddy Daggerwing
Marpesia petreus

Observation date: February 12, 2016
Submitted by: mkjohns
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Nectaring on native Argusia gnaphalodes (sea rosemary) planting on beach in full sun. Sunny, calm day after several days of wind.
Status: Resident
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: February 25, 2016
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Florida, Monroe County