Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1325782

Gorgone Checkerspot
Chlosyne gorgone

Observation date: May 30, 2022
Submitted by: M Kinkaid
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Larvae feeding in groups on rudbeckia and echinacea, skeletonizing leaves. Two color phases noted, with orange phase being predominant.
Status: Resident
Verified by: James Steen
Verified date: May 31, 2022
Coordinator notes: Chlosyne gorgone, you are correct. Thank you!
Checklist region(s): United States, Kansas, Sedgwick County