Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

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  Sighting 978079

Glorious Habrosyne
Habrosyne gloriosa

Observation date: June 08, 2014
Submitted by: edenny
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: About 1 inch wingspan, fabulously decorated with squiggly brown, reddish, and white lines
Status: Resident
Verified by: Lula Field
Verified date: June 10, 2014
Coordinator notes: None.