Butterflies and Moths of North America

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'Astyanax' Red-spotted Purple
Limenitis arthemis astyanax

Observation date: August 09, 2019
Submitted by: N. Wade Snyder
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Warm breezy afternoon with partly cloudy skies and lower humidity. This butterfly was hanging around a row of blackberry plants in our orchard, staying in the same area even after being startled.
Status: Resident
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: August 09, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.