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Photo#1607718
Orange Lepidoptera with leafy underwings

Orange Lepidoptera with leafy underwings
Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, USA
October 30, 2018
Size: 2"
There were many of these swarming around a cedar elm tree full of holes.

And welcome to bugguide!
And welcome to bugguide!

Frassed
Moved from ID Request.

The long tails support the tentative identification as Question Mark. Now that it has been identified, the photo is not needed in the guide, but it will be visible here for 30 days until removed by the system.

Hard to see without being mor
Hard to see without being more zoomed in, but I think it looks like a winter form Question Mark buttefly. (Polygonia interrogationis). See here: https://bugguide.net/node/view/1156657

Wait for an expert though, it's near relatives look pretty similar. (:

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