Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1190775

Dorantes Longtail
Urbanus dorantes

Observation date: October 06, 2018
Submitted by: choyt
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Nectaring on lantana at the rest stop just south of the New Mexico state line. Moved quickly from flower to flower, low, very fast flight. Day was warm (in the mid 80s), sunny, and very little wind.
Status: Stray
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: October 06, 2018
Coordinator notes: pattern is right, minus the tails
Checklist region(s): Culberson County, United States, Texas