Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1151352

Tropical Buckeye
Junonia evarete

Observation date: November 14, 2017
Submitted by: wallap74
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Seems to have some traits of a Mangrove Buckeye
Status: Resident
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: January 12, 2018
Coordinator notes: I have been calling these type LRGV sightings J. evarete. There is considerable confusion on the common name of this species and J. genoveva. See the link http://butterfliesofamerica.com/junonia_e_evarete.htm
Checklist region(s): Hidalgo County, United States, Texas