Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1315525

Texan Crescent
Anthanassa texana

Observation date: October 28, 2021
Submitted by: Gordon Berman
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: 65 degrees near the Fillmore Canyon waterfall (which was running) in the Organ Mountains of New Mexico feeding on turpentine bush flowers.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: October 31, 2021
Coordinator notes: this is the first I've seen of this species this year.
Checklist region(s): United States, New Mexico, Doña Ana County