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Red-spotted Purple Butterfly

Limenitis arthemis astyanax


Pretty butterfly with dark wings tinged in iridescent blue. Red spots appear at the tips and along the undersides of the hindwings.


Woodlands. Hosts on birch.

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Keaolani Manfre
Keaolani Manfre 5 years ago


Spotted by

Missouri, USA

Spotted on Jun 29, 2015
Submitted on Mar 31, 2016

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