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Megisto cymela (Cramer, 1777)
VIOLAS WOOD-SATYR
Megisto viola; Little wood-satyr; Little Wood Satyr

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Megisto cymela, Little Wood Satyr
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Megisto cymela, Little Wood Satyr

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Little Wood Satyr ( Megisto c. cymela )  

DORSAL

VENTRAL

 

Caterpillar Hostplants Orchard grass ( Dactylis glomerata ) and probably other grasses.
Area Sighting
Locations
Heard Museum , Lake Lewisville .
Seasonal Flight Data Late March - June
General Notes At least double brooded in our area. Look for this species in wooded areas. Overwinters: Larva.

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LARVA

 

 

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