Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1292132

Caribbean Metalmark
Dianesia carteri

Observation date: May 09, 2021
Submitted by: xineASD
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: rests on the undersides of leaves with its wings open. about 1.5" from wingtip to wingtip.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Paul Prappas
Verified date: October 30, 2022
Coordinator notes: This is a Caribbean Metalmark (Dianesia carteri). Metalmarks do like to perch on the underside of leaves.
Checklist region(s): The Bahamas