Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1351548

Emerald-patched Cattleheart
Parides sesostris

Observation date: June 18, 2017
Date notes: PDT
Submitted by: hasfitz5
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: None.
Status: Unknown
Verified by: Charlie Doggett
Verified date: February 06, 2023
Coordinator notes: This is not a sure identification for me, but rather "the closest match" I can make with this sighting photo and not seeing both sides of the wings. There are also some similarities to the Pink-checked Cattleheart.
Checklist region(s): Costa Rica