Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1286717

Ruddy Daggerwing
Marpesia petreus

Observation date: September 14, 2020
Submitted by: Alyssa Jordan
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Landing on pokeweed and balsam pear. No fig species for at least 5-10 miles. On island planted with natives in Lake Okeechobee.
Status: Resident
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: March 17, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Florida