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Fatal Metalmark (Calephelis nemesis)

Compare to Rounded Metalmark , Rawson's Metalmark

 

Fatal Metalmark

(Can be quite variable. Note metallic bands not as conspicous when compared with Rounded and Rawson's Metalmarks.)

Solar Drive, Mission, Hidalgo Co., TX
April 6, 2007 (G Quintanilla)


Fatal Metalmark

Solar Drive, Mission, Hidalgo Co., TX
March 29, 2007 (G Quintanilla)


Fatal Metalmark

Solar Drive, Mission, Hidalgo Co., TX
December 13, 2006 (G Quintanilla)


Fatal Metalmark
(female - note orange brown color and median area not as dark, demonstrating variability)

National Butterfly Center, Mission, Hidalgo Co., TX
June 5, 2004 (G Quintanilla)


Fatal Metalmark
(female-note orange brown color and dark median area)

Fronton, Starr Co., TX
October, 2003 (G Quintanilla)


 

another variation usually found during winter

Valley Nature Center, Weslaco, Hidalgo Co., TX
February 14, 2003 (D Hanson)



male

Hornsby Bend, Austin, Travis Co., TX
August 13, 2002 (T Eubanks)


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