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Black-bordered Tegosa (Tegosa anieta)


FIRST U.S. RECORD

Original Specimen from Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County

TEXAS: Nacogdoches Co. 
Lake Sam Rayburn
VIII.6.1977
on buttonbush flowers
coll. Mimi Wolf

How this record came to light 26 years later!




This species is common to abundant in southern Tamaulipas, Mexico.

Gomez Farias, Tamaulipas, Mexico
November 24, 1989 (M Quinn)




A Tegosa Puddle Party

Gomez Farias, Tamaulipas, Mexico
November 24, 1989 (M Quinn)


26 Apr 2003 / Main South Texas Page