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Photo#177621
Small Butterfly - Asterocampa leilia - male

Small Butterfly - Asterocampa leilia - Male
Arizona Sonoran Desert Museum, Tucson, Pima County, Arizona, USA
April 10, 2008
Size: About one inch
Rather small butterfly. ID please?

Moved
Moved from Butterflies.

Empress Leilia
Looks like it might be an Empress Leilia - Asterocampa leilia. Especially since Southeastern Arizona is in it's range.

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