Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1055001

Bordered Patch
Chlosyne lacinia

Observation date: July 17, 2015
Submitted by: maggierose8
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Hundreds of these caterpillars found on sunflower leaves bordering my vegetable garden
Status: Unknown
Verified by: jamesdurbin
Verified date: July 17, 2015
Coordinator notes: One sighting in state was also a caterpillar. Would like for you to check for butterflies to verify the identification.
Checklist region(s): United States, Iowa, Polk County