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    • Common Buckeye
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    • Junonia coenia
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Common Buckeye Junonia coenia

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mmcmasters

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July 26, 2015

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Common Buckeye Junonia coenia

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rhislop

Date

July 27, 2015

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Along the Summit Trail.

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Common Buckeye Junonia coenia

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sushinut

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July 25, 2015 11:00 AM PDT

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Common Buckeye Junonia coenia

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wanderingfalcon

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July 25, 2015 11:23 AM PDT

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Common Buckeye Junonia coenia

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anudibranchmom

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July 24, 2015 11:42 AM PDT

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Common Buckeye Junonia coenia

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penelopetowle

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July 18, 2015

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Common Buckeye Junonia coenia

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July 23, 2015

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Common Buckeye Junonia coenia

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robberfly

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July 23, 2015

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Common Buckeye Junonia coenia

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nathalie101

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July 16, 2015

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Common Buckeye Junonia coenia

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adinamaya

Date

July 23, 2015 10:13 AM PDT

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Common Buckeye Junonia coenia

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emelia

Date

July 8, 2015

Description

we found a buckeye butterfly on the trail really still and it let us pic it up and. It seemed cold and the weather was really cold. Did not look frighted by us. when we found it the wings were closed then they opened when we pic it up. the wing spand was 4-5 inch. the body was about 1 inch to an 1 and a half. we found it o the trail neer the grass land.

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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.