cpnha logo

Cabeza Prieta Natural History Association
Sonoran Desert Butterflies and Moths
Erynnis tristis (Funereal duskywing)

 

 

 Erynnis tristis

(Funereal duskywing)
Habitat: Common to abundant species throughout Organ Pipe CNM. Territorial in canyons.
Food Habits: nectar, water

Phylum Arthropoda
Class Insecta
Order Lepidoptera
Family Hesperiidae - Skipper
Genus Erynnis
species tristis
variety Duskywings butterfly

 

Photo Credits:
Photo #1

 

 

 

Copyright Creative Commons

HTML & Programing by
Thomas R. Powell

 

Natural History of the Sonoran Desert and Refuge

Geology

Climate

Plants

Animals

Astronomy