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Silvery Checkerspot - Chlosyne gorgone - male

Silvery Checkerspot - Chlosyne gorgone - Male
Engeldinger Marsh, Chichaqua Bottoms Greenbelt, Polk County, Iowa, USA
July 29, 2011

I'm pretty sure this is a male Gorgone Checkerspot
Chlosyne gorgone. Can be rather difficult to tell from C. nycteis though, when just the upper side is shown.

Moved from Butterflies (excluding skippers).

Moved from ID Request.

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