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Mexican Silverspot (Dione moneta)

Records north of LRGV

Compare to Gulf Fritillary, Mexican Fritillary, Variegated Fritillary

 

Mexican Silverspot

National Butterfly Center, Mission, Hidalgo Co., Tx
January 6, 2007 (Anne Toal)


 

 

Mexican Silverspotred-spotted patch
(laying eggs on corky stem passionvine....note 9 egg cluster layed on tendril)

National Butterfly Center, Mission, Hidalgo Co., TX
January 6, 2007 (G Quintanilla, J. De Leon)


Mexican Silverspot
Mexican Silverspot Caterpillar

 

National Butterfly Center, Mission, Hidalgo Co., Tx
February 17, 2007 (G Quintanilla, Javier Deleon)


 

 

Mexican Silverspot

Santa Ana NWR, Alamo, Hidalgo Co., TX
December 12, 2004 (G Quintanilla, D Hanson)


Mexican Silverspot Caterpillar

Mexican Silverspot Caterpillar, Monterrey, N.L., MX
Sept. 9, 2006 (M Quinn)




Valley Nature Center, Weslaco, Hidalgo Co., TX
December 28, 2002 (D Hanson)

 

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