4-11-07. Falcon Heights, TX. ©Berry Nall or as stated

Life History of Gray Hairstreak

Host plants recorded
in Texas' lower Rio Grande Valley:

  • Bladdermallow, Herissantia crispa
  • Coral Vine, Antigonon leptopus (coral or whitish caterpillar)
  • Duranta, Duranta erecta
  • Guayacan, Guaiacum angustifolia (purple caterpillar)
  • Mexican Lime, Citrus aurantifolia
  • Tuberous sida, Rhynchosida physocalyx
Sightings by Month
 
 
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4
3
2
1
0
(in Starr Co, 4 yrs of data)
  • 1
  • *
  • *
  • 1
  • *
  • *
  • *
  • *
  • 2
  • *
  • *
  • *
  • *
  • *
 
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Per month: 
1 seen
 
2 seen
 
>2 seen

Explanation of sightings data