Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 939848

Red-bordered Pixie
Melanis pixe

Observation date: November 03, 2013
Submitted by: rougir@aol.com
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Bright, sunny day, with temperatures in the mid-'70's Farhenheit. The two were mating for quite a while. Near guamuchil tree.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: November 15, 2013
Coordinator notes: BAMONA has only had a couple of sightings of this species in TX this year. Nice find!. SAT
Checklist region(s): United States, Texas, Hidalgo County