Classification
Within iNaturalist.org

All Names

  • French
    • vanesse de Virginie
  • English
    • American Lady
    • American Painted Lady
  • Scientific Names
    • Vanessa virginiensis
    • Cynthia virginiensis
  • Spanish
    • Vanesa americana

Guide Colors

   

Extras

Taxonomic changes »

Taxon schemes »

Make taxonomic Flickr tags for this taxon »

Invite photos from other sites »

Wikipedia taxobox »

Search descendant taxa »

Embed a widget for this taxon on your website »

Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

American Lady Vanessa virginiensis

Observer

lfelliott

Date

May 3, 2016 04:35 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

American Lady Vanessa virginiensis

Observer

cgritz

Date

May 3, 2016 11:13 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

American Lady Vanessa virginiensis

Date

May 2, 2016 02:03 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

American Lady Vanessa virginiensis

Observer

taogirl

Date

May 1, 2016

Description

from a distance it was hard to tell what this was because it had a bizarre shape but once the pictures were downloaded and cropped could see why, someone had taken a huge chunk out of this butterflies wings

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

American Lady Vanessa virginiensis

Observer

jtuttle

Date

June 11, 2012

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

American Lady Vanessa virginiensis

Observer

naturenut

Date

May 2, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

American Lady Vanessa virginiensis

Observer

butterflies4fun

Date

May 1, 2016 03:01 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

American Lady Vanessa virginiensis

Observer

bonnie_long

Date

March 26, 2016 12:40 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

American Lady Vanessa virginiensis

Observer

lauramorganclark

Date

May 1, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

American Lady Vanessa virginiensis

Observer

chiriria

Date

May 1, 2016 01:27 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

American Lady Vanessa virginiensis

Observer

rebecca_atx

Date

April 30, 2016 11:36 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

American Lady Vanessa virginiensis

Observer

badams

Date

April 30, 2016
View all observations

Description from Wikipedia

The American Painted Lady or American Lady (Vanessa virginiensis) is a butterfly found throughout North America.

Logo eee 15px

Conservation Summary

No range data available.
Member of the iNaturalist Network   |   Powered by iNaturalist open source software