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Eight-Spotted Forester

Alypia octomaculata


A black butterfly with cream spots on the wings and orange fuzz on legs.


In the foliage along a stream.


I often see these alighting on the wild Mustang Grape vines. They rarely sit still for very long.

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Austin, Texas, USA

Spotted on Apr 8, 2014
Submitted on Apr 12, 2014

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