Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1263708

The Beggar
Eubaphe mendica

Observation date: June 23, 2017
Submitted by: Puccini
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Peacefully exploring on the woodland path. I was surprised it let me gently turn it on its back for the ventral shots, which do look like a beggar.
Status: Resident
Verified by: J_Martineau
Verified date: July 27, 2020
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, South Dakota, Roberts County