Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1093799

Common Buckeye
Junonia coenia

Observation date: August 03, 2016
Submitted by: chicoski
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: 86 F at 11 AM and very humid and partly cloudy; on hillside above Sportsman's Lake with established prairie wildflowers at Pilgrim Heights in Tama County, Iowa. (There is no Common Buckeye yet reported for Tama County, Iowa.)
Status: Temporary Colonist
Verified by: Eric Wood
Verified date: December 10, 2020
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Iowa, Tama County