Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 999359

Painted Crescent
Phyciodes picta

Observation date: May 10, 2008
Submitted by: David Trently
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: feeding in vegetation along road shoulder
Status: Resident
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: August 05, 2014
Coordinator notes: Based on this photo on bugguide.net of the undersides, I believe the suggested id of Phyciodes picta is correct. SAT http://bugguide.net/node/view/872783
Checklist region(s): United States, Texas, Brewster County