Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1097218

Common Buckeye
Junonia coenia

Observation date: August 16, 2016
Submitted by: Jean S. Black
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: It never stayed in one spot long enough to get a good photo! I saw it several times within the few hours I spent at this prairie in the middle of Clinton, Iowa.
Status: Temporary Colonist
Verified by: Eric Wood
Verified date: December 10, 2020
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Iowa, Clinton County