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Large butterfly, with black and white body, wings striped in black and white, with red-orange and blue spots on hind wings.
Open woodlands and forest clearings.
Photographed feeding on Rhododendron occidentale, or Western Azalea, one of California's native azaleas.
Spotted on Jun 13, 2009
Submitted on May 8, 2013
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