Cloaked Marvel

9556 - Chytonix palliatricula - Cloaked Marvel

Cloaked Marvel
Chytonix palliatricula
Hodges #9556
Thought to feed on grasses; therefore perhaps many habitats.
Flies mid-spring through summer.

9556 - Chytonix palliatricula - Cloaked Marvel (3)

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2 responses to “Cloaked Marvel

  1. An absolute beauty!

    • I love these guys, KaHolly, and am always pleased to spot them among the catch. I’ve read a couple things that suggest the white-patched ones might be males and the plain ones females, and others that just say they’re colour variations. You’d think that’d be an easy thing to figure out…

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