Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1311807

Ruddy Daggerwing
Marpesia petreus

Observation date: September 15, 2021
Submitted by: Kabbott
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Was seen flitting above, then landed up in a tree. It rested for a while, then dropped down to bushes below. It was pretty tattered looking.
Status: Resident
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: September 29, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Florida, Sarasota County