Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1095143

Okefenokee Zale
Zale perculta

Observation date: August 14, 2015
Submitted by: gldearman
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Large number of caterpillars found feeding on patch of Pieris phillyreifolia (climbing fetterbush). Host plant was growing independently, not in conjunction with a cypress tree.
Status: Resident
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: August 10, 2016
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Florida, Leon County