Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1111337

Observation date: February 02, 2017
Submitted by: tombo
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Butterfly's body was found in our garage 2/2/17, Wingspan abt 10cm. The same or similar butterfly was observed several days earlier in our garden. It was seen moving behind a covering leaf on a blue trumpet (Thunbergia) vine. The weather has been mild and sunny for weeks here near the shore of Mexico's largest lake, Lago de Chapala.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Doug Taron
Verified date: February 03, 2017
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Mexico, Jalisco