Dryas iulia (Fabricius, 1775)
Status: Rare stray
NENHP Rank: 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.
Larval Hostplant(s): Passion-vines (Passiflora sp.)
Broods/Flight Times: Year round in its home range.
Overwintering: Does not overwinter north of southern Texas.
Habitat: Strays could appear anywhere.
Avg. Wingspan: 3 1/4 – 3 5/8 inches
Similar Species: None