Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 958934

Caribbean Duskywing
Ephyriades arcas

Observation date: January 08, 2014
Submitted by: DJHiker
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: When I took the picture I thought this butterfly to be almost black, but when I developped the RAW-image and enhanced brightness somewhat, I saw that it was actually blue.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Doug Taron
Verified date: March 18, 2014
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Cuba, Guantanamo