Whites and Sulphurs: Southern Dogface
Zerene cesonia

Southern Dogface Sightings
Size: Wingspan ranges from 2.13" - 3"
Habitat: Open woods, pastures, brushy hills
Occurrence Level: Rare stray
Flight Period: July to October
Larval Host Plant: False indigo, lead plant, clover

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Southern Dogface
Brooks County, TX. November 16, 2013

Ventral view. Note the yellow "dogface" pattern complete with a round black eye spot. Woof!