Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1201577

Turk's-cap White-Skipper
Heliopetes macaira

Observation date: March 27, 2019
Submitted by: Christinalea
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: None.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: March 30, 2019
Coordinator notes: Because the white band/ray extends all the way to the wing margin on the forewing, I believe this is a male H. macaira
Checklist region(s): United States, Texas, Hidalgo County