Anteos maerula (Fabricius, 1775)
Status: Very rare stray
NENHP Ranking: Not listed
Range: Found as a resident from Peru to Mexico. The Nebraska record is the northern most as a stray.
Broods/Flight Times: This tropical butterfly flies throughout the year south of Texas
Larval Hostplant(s): Sennas are listed, none of which occur in Nebraska
Habitat: As a stray it might be found anywhere
Overwintering: Not in our area
Notes: The lone record for the state was a female captured by R. A. Leussler in Omaha on 20 September 1921.