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American Lady on Cone Flower

Vanessa virginiensis

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YukoChartraw 8 years ago

Absolutely stunning!

mpshope 9 years ago

Thanks! I updated the listing.

KeithRoragen 9 years ago

The two large eyespots distinguish this as an American Lady - Vanessa virginiensis. Painted lady has four smaller eyespots. Being at the edge of the American Lady's range, I am very envious. I carefully inspect every Lady I see but they are always Painted Ladies. Excellent spotting.

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White Haven, Pennsylvania, USA

Spotted on Jul 26, 2008
Submitted on Oct 16, 2011

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