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Bordered Patch

Chlosyne lacinia

Description:

Variable. Upperside is black with a very wide orange or cream median band and small orange or white postmedian spots. Underside of hindwing is black with a yellow to cream-colored median band, small white postmedian spots, and large cream-colored marginal spots. Red spot near abdomen is usually separate from the median band. Wing Span: 1 3/8 - 2 inches (3.5 - 5.1 cm).

Habitat:

Habitat yard on Lake Belton


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joanbstanley
Spotted by
joanbstanley

Texas, USA

Lat: 31.11, Long: -97.50

Spotted on Oct 9, 2012
Submitted on Oct 18, 2012

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