Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 906147

Turk's-cap White-Skipper
Heliopetes macaira

Observation date: June 01, 2013
Submitted by: dspicer
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: None.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: June 17, 2013
Coordinator notes: Based on photos of this species on bugguide.net, I believe the suggested id of Turk's-Cap White-Skipper is correct. http://bugguide.net/node/view/157899 http://bugguide.net/node/view/100076
Checklist region(s): United States, Texas, Brazoria County