Observation Notes: I did not see a white dot on orange, so I am guessing Painted Lady (Vanessa cardui) vice American Lady. Are there any other identification keys for this butterfly?
Status: Temporary Colonist
Verified By: rosslayberry
Record Verified Date:October 17, 2012
Review Notes: Pinkish colour not so evident in this one, but look at the five small eyespots: the firat and last ones are not enlarged, don't have blue centres, therefore Painted Lady.
Franklin County, New York, United States
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