On Oct 12, 2008, Danny112596 from Los Fresnos, TX (Zone 10a) wrote:
I have a butterfly book and it states that the Blue Metalmark reaches the U.S. only by the county of Cameron of the state of Texas. It is an uncommon butterfly. I found it on my Tropical Milkweed. It stayed on it for about 10 minutes then flew away.
2010- Had a female flying around the mistflower in the fall.