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Fulvia Checkerspot

The Fulvia Checkerspot (Chlosyne fulvia) is a medium-sized butterfly. It can be found in Central Mexico and north to Arizona, Southern Utah, Colorado and Kansas.

Its coloration is variable, but typically brown with orange spots, with cream colored areas as well.

Wing spread: 1 1/4" - 1 15/16"

Host Plants: Paintbrush in the figwort family

Fulvia Checkerspot Butterfly - dorsal view
Fulvia Checkerspot Butterfly - dorsal view

Fulvia Checkerspot Butterfly - ventral view
Fulvia Checkerspot Butterfly - ventral view

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