Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1108573

White-tipped Black
Melanchroia chephise

Observation date: November 12, 2016
Submitted by: stevenw
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: very fast, very quick to move from pollen source to pollen source. On a wooly butterfly bush (Buddleja marrubiifplia). Not sure its not some sort of syrphid fly, but think it's a butterfly from its form and flutter.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: November 13, 2016
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Travis County, Texas