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Cabeza Prieta Natural History Association
Sonoran Desert Butterflies and Moths
Chlosyne califonica (California checkerspot)

 

 

(California checkerspot)
Habitat: Regular resident through much of Organ Pipe CNM.
Food Habits: "hilltops, patrols canyons"

Phylum Arthropoda
Class Insecta
Order Lepidoptera
Family Nymphalidae - Brush-footed butterflies
Genus Chlosyne
species califonica

 

 

 

 

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