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  Sighting 1213593

Common Buckeye
Junonia coenia

Observation date: July 02, 2019
Submitted by: WINGSaloftinKS
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Seen flying around and landing on a group of yellow lantana blossoms at a park. Other flowers in the bed included purple verbena, daisies, salvia, purple coneflowers, and more. One wing had some damage. Size: Approx. 2.25-2.5" wingspan. Weather: 92 degrees, 55% humidity, sunny with clouds.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: July 03, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Kansas, Douglas County