Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1203732

Painted Lady
Vanessa cardui

Observation date: April 29, 2019
Submitted by: jpinsl
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: There were dozens of these on my lawn working the dandelions (I don't spray for weeds)
Status: Migrant
Verified by: RaisingButterfl...
Verified date: February 02, 2020
Coordinator notes: Painted ladies experienced a huge migration through Utah in 2019. For more information, see http://raising-butterflies.blogspot.com/2019/04/2019-painted-lady-migration-in-utah.html
Checklist region(s): United States, Utah, Salt Lake County