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Photo#169984
Marpesia petreus

Marpesia petreus
Boca Raton, Gumbo Limbo Nature Center, Palm Beach County, Florida, USA
February 16, 2008
Size: Approx 3 inches

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Marpesia petreus Marpesia petreus

Yes, Ruddy Daggerwing
Marpesia petreus, common lepidopteran at Gumbo Limbo. Looks like it's on Marlberry, Ardisia escallonioides.

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