Bordered Patch (Chlosyne lacinia)

Order: Lepidoptera (le-pid-OP-ter-a) (Info)
Family: Nymphalidae (nim-FAL-ih-dee) (Info)
Genus: Chlosyne
Species: lacinia

Regional

This bug has been reportedly found in the following regions:

Towanda, Kansas
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Fort Worth, Texas
San Antonio, Texas (2 reports)

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On Feb 21, 2007, BST_Lover from Oklahoma City, OK (Zone 7a) wrote:

Bordered Patches utilize the host plant, verbesina enceliodes, in Oklahoma. Quite striking and one of the most variable in appearance.