Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1225173

Observation date: August 12, 2019
Submitted by: WINGSaloftinKS
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: First of several Monarchs seen flying around flower beds at a local park. They strongly gravitated to the White Butterfly Bushes, but would also occasionally land on some large rose bush petals or on some Milkweed. Weather: 95 degrees, 60% humidity, sunny skies.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: August 12, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Kansas, Douglas County