Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1204171

Goatweed Leafwing
Anaea andria

Observation date: May 06, 2019
Submitted by: WINGSaloftinKS
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Seen at Clinton Lake State Park in a parking lot area bordering a deeply wooded area. The lake was only about 50-75' away. Flew around me, then up in tree, would land on the ground, stay briefly, then up and around me again, etc. Size: Approx. 2-2.25" wingspan. Weather: Warm 77 degrees, approx. 50% humidity, mostly sunny skies.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: May 06, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Kansas, Douglas County