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    • Common Buckeye
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    • Junonia coenia
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Common Buckeye Junonia coenia

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annikaml

Date

June 16, 2012 10:58 AM CDT

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Mariposa ojo de venado Junonia coenia

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jumtal

Date

December 13, 2014

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Common Buckeye Junonia coenia

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brendahoffman324

Date

May 3, 2012

Description

Caterpillar of the Common Buckeye Butterfly. It is feeding on an Indian Paintbrush (Castilleja indivisa) wildflower plant.

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Common Buckeye Junonia coenia

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tnewman

Date

December 10, 2014

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Common Buckeye Junonia coenia

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prairieridge

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July 18, 2014 12:21 PM EDT

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Common Buckeye Junonia coenia

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prairieridge

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July 18, 2014 11:17 AM EDT

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Common Buckeye Junonia coenia

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richardwasson

Date

July 2, 2009

Description

1-3/4" wing span. Common at Bouverie.

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Common Buckeye Junonia coenia

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dpom

Date

December 1, 2014 12:35 PM PST

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Common Buckeye Junonia coenia

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anudibranchmom

Date

December 1, 2014 11:25 AM PST

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common buckeye Junonia coenia

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lisalundgren9

Date

November 27, 2014

Description

Pretty tattered, but looks identical to other photos of the Common Buckeye

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Mariposa ojo de venado Junonia coenia

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the past

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Mariposa ojo de venado Junonia coenia

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Description from Wikipedia

The common buckeye or simply, buckeye, (Junonia coenia) is a butterfly in the family Nymphalidae. It is found in southern Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, and Nova Scotia and all parts of the United States except the northwest, and is especially common in the south, the California coast, and throughout Central America and Colombia. The sub-species Junonia coenia bergi is endemic to the island of Bermuda.

No range data available.