Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1311746

Tailed Cecropian
Historis acheronta

Observation date: September 14, 2021
Submitted by: SShane
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Butterfly appeared at same fruit feeder and same banana as on September 13. It was at the feeder off and on most of the afternoon but did not reappear in the evening. Temperature in the 80s, mostly cloudly to partly cloudy, wind E at 9-16 mph.
Status: Stray
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: September 19, 2021
Coordinator notes: Very nice find! I see this is on inaturalist as well, good move.
Checklist region(s): United States, Kansas, Finney County