Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1255966

'Astyanax' Red-spotted Purple
Limenitis arthemis astyanax

Observation date: June 06, 2020
Submitted by: jdzingle
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Observed near gravel path in Hudson Mills Metropark near some white flowers and adjacent to the Huron River. Butterfly appear to be attracted to lightly colored gravel patches.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rosslayberry
Verified date: June 27, 2020
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Michigan, Washtenaw County