IUCN threat status:

Not evaluated

Brief Summary

Read full entry

North American Ecology (US and Canada)

Poanes aaroni is a year-round resident along the eastern coast of the United States from Massachusetts through Florida, and as a separate population in southern Louisiana (Scott 1986). Habitats are coastal salt marsh, and some inland marshes and lakes. Host plants are unknown but the species is associated with the grass Spartina alterniflora var. glabra. There are two flights each year in the northern part of the range with the approximate flight times late May ?June 30 and late Aug. Sept. 15, in the most southern part of the range there are several flights between late March ?early April and Aug.1-Oct. 31 (Scott 1986).

Trusted

Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 (CC BY 3.0)

© Leslie Ries

Partner Web Site: North American Butterfly Knowledge Network

Belongs to 0 communities

This taxon hasn't been featured in any communities yet.

Learn more about Communities

Disclaimer

EOL content is automatically assembled from many different content providers. As a result, from time to time you may find pages on EOL that are confusing.

To request an improvement, please leave a comment on the page. Thank you!