Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

  Sighting 1265515

Common Wood-Nymph
Cercyonis pegala

Observation date: August 01, 2020
Submitted by: Cactuswren1976
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Perhaps ten or more individuals flying about and alighting on vegetation and the ground in a riparian area along a creek in Gallinas Canyon.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: August 05, 2020
Coordinator notes: that's a nice spot there at LVNWR. and that's a funny-looking pegala, but that's all it can be. thanks for submitting !
Checklist region(s): United States, New Mexico, San Miguel County