Silver Emperor (Doxocopa laure)

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

Regional

This bug has been reportedly found in the following regions:

Mission, Texas

Members' Notes:

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On Nov 23, 2006, TexasPuddyPrint from Edinburg, TX wrote:

A rare stray to south Texas. The males have a blue to purple sheen when the sunlight hits the wing cells just right. Very beautiful.

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