10-13-07. Falcon Heights, TX. ©Berry Nall or as stated

Life History of Crimson Patch

Host plants recorded
in Texas' lower Rio Grande Valley:

  • Carlowrightia, Carlowrightia parviflora
  • Cowpen Daisy(!), Verbesina encelioides (late instars only)
  • Flame Acanthus, Anisacanthus quadrifidus var. wrightii
  • Mexican Honeysuckle, Justicia spicigera (late instars only)
  • Shrimp Plant, Justicia brandegeana (late instars only)
Sightings by Month
 
 
#
 
Y
e
a
r
s
 
4
3
2
1
0
(in Starr Co, 4 yrs of data)
  • 1
  • 2
  • 2
  • 1
  • *
  • 1
  • *
  • *
  • 1
  • 2
  • 2
  • *
  • 2
  • *
 
J
F
M
A
M
J
J
A
S
O
N
D
Month
Per month: 
1 seen
 
2 seen
 
>2 seen

Explanation of sightings data

Click thumbnails to view in frame to right. Pictures with the same date are different views of the same individual unless specified otherwise.