Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1318506

European Peacock
Aglais io

Observation date: January 05, 2022
Submitted by: Lee Anne Wilde
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Saw this butterfly sunning on a cool but sunny day on my pool decking (El Lago, Harris County, TX). Took photos to ID later as I didn't recognize it. Later realized it was an Aglais io native to Europe and Asia.
Status: Unknown
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: August 27, 2022
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Texas, Harris County