Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

  Sighting 1284852

Gorgone Checkerspot
Chlosyne gorgone

Observation date: August 05, 2009
Submitted by: Dwaine Wagoner
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Caterpillars are on giant ragweed. This is sighting 465068, verified by Dr. Opler. It is shown on the species map--without photos-- but does not appear in my species checklist.
Status: Resident
Verified by: jamesdurbin
Verified date: March 16, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Iowa, Jasper County