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Datana drexelii? - Datana perspicua

Datana drexelii? - Datana perspicua
Douglas County, Kansas, USA
July 25, 2015

Moved from Datana.

Moved from ID Request.

I agree with David but I do not make species placements in this Genus. Notice the deeper color between the AM and Median line as well. MPG says this one has been reported in Colorado.

Spotted Datana?
These are touch to distinguish but take a look at Datana perspica:

I see what you mean about touchy. The spots seem more prominent in D. perspire and closer to the image in question.

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