Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1132083

Painted Lady
Vanessa cardui

Observation date: August 05, 2017
Submitted by: billrey
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Twenty or so Painted Lady Butterfly working a patch of Burdock. It's a warm, upper 60's, morning with a very little wind. The sky is clear.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Tom Middagh
Verified date: October 05, 2017
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Pennington County, United States, Minnesota