Saw these in abundance last summer; but never found any larvae.
Today's sightings of numerous adults in two neighborhood yards graced with blue passionflowers suggests that they did breed successfully in '14.
Two individuals in this post; possibly male and female?
Not entirely sure of this.... pix obtained on crew tasked with the extirpation of an invasive toxic plant. This 'spurge' was said to cause rashes and potentially severe eye inflamation.
Seems early for these.
The Purple Ones.