Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1088621

Compton Tortoiseshell
Nymphalis vaualbum

Observation date: July 06, 2016
Submitted by: lbalthazar
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: I spotted this butterfly in my backyard and was able to take a picture with wings opened and closed. I live in Lanark, Ontario, Canada.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rosslayberry
Verified date: July 11, 2016
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Canada, Ontario