Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1344982

Zebra Heliconian
Heliconius charithonia

Observation date: September 22, 2022
Submitted by: Chip Gilbert
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Nectaring on Lantana. Found it later in the day at 1:43pm laying eggs on Passiflora incarnata, which is about 40 feet away from the Lantana.
Status: Temporary Colonist
Verified by: Dennis Forsythe
Verified date: September 23, 2022
Coordinator notes: None.