Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 520491

Zilpa Longtail
Chioides zilpa

Observation date: August 22, 2011
Submitted by: choyt
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Zilpa longtail was observed nectaring on salvia at the Chihuahuan Desert Nature Center at around 5:00 p.m. Another, extremely worn Zilpa Longtail was observed on a hilltop at the Nature Center on October 1, 2010.
Status: Resident
Verified by: kmortensen
Verified date: March 28, 2011
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Jeff Davis County, Texas, United States