Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1236047

Painted Lady
Vanessa cardui

Observation date: September 30, 2019
Submitted by: Ed Rothwell
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: None.
Status: Temporary Colonist
Verified by: rosslayberry
Verified date: October 02, 2019
Coordinator notes: I see the white spot in the orange cell, but it is certainly a cardui. I never heard of them hybridizing.
Checklist region(s): United States, Michigan, Clinton County