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Photo#789943
Black and White Butterfly - Alypia mariposa

Black and White Butterfly - Alypia mariposa
Henry W. Coe State Park, Santa Clara County, California, USA
April 20, 2013
Size: Approximately 2 inches
I saw this butterfly in the wilderness region of Henry W. Coe State Park in April but it is not on the list of known butterflies for the park.

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Black and White Butterfly - Alypia mariposa Black and White Butterfly - Alypia mariposa

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A moth...genus Alypia
This is one of the Forester moths in the genus Alypia. The closest match I see is Alypia mariposa, Hodges 9320.

 
I second your identification.
I second your identification. It looks like a lightly marked Alypia mariposa.

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