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Theona Checkerspot

Chlosyne theona

Description:

Upperside with dark checkered pattern. Black median stripe separates inner yellow-orange band and outer orange band. Underside of hindwing has alternating bands of orange and cream spots, all outlined in black. Wing Span: 1 1/4 - 1 3/4 inches (3.2 - 4.4 cm).

Habitat:

On Fairy Duster in wildlife habitat yard.

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joanbstanley
Spotted by
joanbstanley

Texas, USA

Spotted on Mar 15, 2013
Submitted on Mar 18, 2013

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