Butterflies and Moths of North America

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White-striped Longtail
Chioides albofasciatus

Observation date: October 07, 2022
Submitted by: hgbyrne
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: This lone individual was nectaring alongside a zilpa long-tailed skipper on lantana at my home in the Tucson Mountains. I was pleasantly surprised to see it here, and the zilpa even more so! The day was sunny in the morning, with temp in the mid eighties.
Status: Resident
Verified by: John Saba
Verified date: October 09, 2022
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Arizona, Pima County