Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1222496

Common Buckeye
Junonia coenia

Observation date: August 03, 2019
Submitted by: Cactuswren1976
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Perched, perhaps basking on forest road near effluent stream. Also seemed to be probing the earth for possible moisture/minerals.
Status: Temporary Colonist
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: August 09, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, New Mexico, Santa Fe County