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Pale-spotted Leafwing (Anaea pithyusa)

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Pale-spotted Leafwing

National Butterfly Center, Mission, Hidalgo Co., Tx
December 11, 2007 (Rick Nirschl)


 

Pale-spotted Leafwing
(note two small pale dots toward center of hindwing leading edge)

National Butterfly Center, Mission, Hidalgo Co., TX
December 21, 2007 (Gil Quintanilla)


 

Pale-spotted Leafwing
(note the variability of ground color between the different photographs)

National Butterfly Center, Mission, Hidalgo Co., TX
December 11, 2007 (D Hanson)


Pale-spotted Leafwing

(note smooth band edge)

Bentsen RGV State Park, Mission; Hidalgo Co., TX
January 16, 2006 (R Snider)



Pale-spotted Leafwing
(note large pale dots on forewing)

Can del Novillo, Tamaulipas, Mexico 
July 19, 2003 (R Lehman)



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