Dryas iulia (Fabricius, 1775)

Family: Nymphalidae

Status: Rare stray

NENHP Ranking: Not listed

Range: This species resides from extreme southern United States south into the Caribbean Islands and South America. The Nebraska records are the northern-most for the species in North America.

Broods/Flight Times: Year round in Florida and south Texas

Larval Hostplant(s): Passionvines (Passiflora species)

Habitat: Could appear anywhere as a stray

Found at:

Overwintering: Not in our area

Similar Species:


Common Name, Location, Photographer
Northern Cloudywing – dorsal
Northern Cloudywing – side view

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