Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Banded Peacock
Anartia fatima

Observation date: May 16, 1980
Submitted by: rockspring2010
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: This mounted butterfly was given to me 35 years ago. I was told it was relatively rare, but I cannot remember its name. Can you identify it for me? I believe it was originally found near Cincinnati, Ohio.
Status: Stray
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: March 07, 2017
Coordinator notes: Published distribution data suggest that this butterfly should not have been found at this location it's most northern location being central and southern Texas.
Checklist region(s): United States, Ohio, Hamilton County