Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1122456

White-tipped Black
Melanchroia chephise

Observation date: June 24, 2017
Submitted by: AJVanh.arch
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Spotted at a local plant nursery on an aisle with Florida native and tropical fruit plants. It was overcast and starting to rain. The picture makes it look black but the main color was a very dark blue.
Status: Resident
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: June 25, 2017
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Martin County, United States, Florida