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Cabeza Prieta Natural History Association
Sonoran Desert Butterflies and Moths
Mestra amymone (Common mestra)

 

 

(Common mestra)
Habitat: Rare influx species. Known from one Monument record, Alamo Canyon.
Food Habits: hilltops, nectar, prone to flight years

Phylum Arthropoda
Class Insecta
Order Lepidoptera
Family Nymphalidae - Brush-footed butterflies
Genus Mestra
species amymone
variety Tropical brushfoots butterfly

 

 

 

 

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