Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1177883

Mercurial Skipper
Proteides mercurius

Observation date: June 07, 2018
Submitted by: jehartg
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Feeding on Buttonbush blossoms.
Status: Stray
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: August 09, 2018
Coordinator notes: Typically found as a stray in the Texas LRGV, there are records for central TX and the Houston area as well as se AZ and FL