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Common Buckeye Butterfly

Junonia coenia


Forewing with white bar through large eyespot. Uppermost of the two hindwing eyespots is larger with a magenta crescent.


Open sunny fields and roadsides.


Host plants are snapdragon, plantains, toadflax and ruellia. This one is on ground morning-glory

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Denton, Texas, USA

Spotted on Apr 5, 2012
Submitted on Apr 5, 2012

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