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White-rayed Patch/Checkerspot (Mariposa parche negra)

Chlosyne ehrenbergii

Description:

Caterpillar 5 cm long (2 inches)

Habitat:

Plants

2 Species ID Suggestions

possibly same species of probable Checkerspot
Chlosyne spp. (Nymphalidae, Nymphalinae, Melitaeini) Unknown spotting | Project Noah
White-rayed Patch/Checkerspot (Mariposa parche negra)
Chlosyne ehrenbergii Metamorphosis of the White Rayed Patch from Mexico - What's That Bug?


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3 Comments

LuisStevens
LuisStevens 4 years ago

Thank you EarlyStages for the correct ID. I always find the butterfly in the same places were the caterpillars are.

EarlyStages
EarlyStages 4 years ago

Update – Almost certainly the same . . .
http://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/681...
. . . and possibly the same:
http://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/162...

LuisStevens
LuisStevens 8 years ago

Thank you EarlyStages for the ID and link.

LuisStevens
Spotted by
LuisStevens

Guanajuato, Mexico

Spotted on Jul 19, 2012
Submitted on Dec 7, 2012

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