Cleis Metalmark (Apodemia cleis) [formerly Zela Metalmark (Emesis zela)]

In the US, a specialty of mainly Arizona. This taxon was recently recognized as distinct from Zela Metalmark (Apodemia zela) and formerly (Emesis zela), which is how it is treated in current field guides.
Cleis Metalmark (Apodemia cleis)
Patagonia, Santa Cruz Co., AZ
27 July 2017

Cleis Metalmark (Apodemia cleis)
Carr Canyon, Cochise Co., AZ
28 July 2017

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Created on ... 2 August, 2017 |