Common Buckeye Butterfly

Scientific Name: Junonia coenia

Family: Nymphalidae

Native Range: Year-round residents of Florida, migrants through the rest of the Central and Eastern United States.*

Active: Late spring – fall*

Color and Appearance: Brown wings with notable round patches*

*From Heather Holm, Pollinators of Native Plants: Attract, Observe and Identify Pollinators and Beneficial Insects with Native Plants. Minetonka: Pollination Press, LLC, 2014., p. 222

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