Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1093311

Many-banded Daggerwing
Marpesia chiron

Observation date: August 02, 2016
Submitted by: arlon
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Feeding on kidney wood, frog fruit and greg's mist flower.
Status: Stray
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: August 02, 2016
Coordinator notes: Uncommon to rare stray to TX. I have only seen one in my life, in 1975. Great photos of this species. SAT
Checklist region(s): United States, Midland County, Texas