Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1106987

White-tipped Black
Melanchroia chephise

Observation date: October 20, 2016
Submitted by: bobjay
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Several seen at one time feeding on the plant n the picture. Can't find this fellow in my butterfly book. Wings look black but may be dark blue.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: October 20, 2016
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Smith County, Texas