Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1328393

Great Spangled Fritillary
Speyeria cybele

Observation date: June 16, 2022
Submitted by: Lisa H
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Sunny. 99°F. 10 mph south wind. Located in a milkweed patch about 30 feet long, along a road ditch. Directly north of the milkweed patch was pasture land. Butterflies and all the other pollinators were feeding on milkweed.
Status: Resident
Verified by: James Steen
Verified date: June 17, 2022
Coordinator notes: Thank you! JAMES STEEN
Checklist region(s): United States, Kansas, Ottawa County