Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1187793

Barred Yellow
Eurema daira

Observation date: September 14, 2018
Submitted by: mellielong
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: I was following a female ovipositing on Joint Vetch (probably Aeschynomene viscidula) and collecting eggs. I noticed frass in the container a while later and saw I had inadvertently picked up a caterpillar, as well. See egg on far right leaf.
Status: Resident
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: September 16, 2018
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Hillsborough County, United States, Florida