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Green Comma

Polygonia faunus

Description:

Medium-sized Nymphalidae butterfly (wingspan ~5cm). Wing edges are largely wavy, top color overall orange, with dark brown spots and brown band on the edges of wings, bottom color overall greyish-brown.

Habitat:

Alpine prairies of Yellowstone National Park.

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Wyoming, USA

Spotted on Aug 21, 2012
Submitted on Jun 30, 2013

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