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Very Cool, Despite the Name* | by martytdx
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Very Cool, Despite the Name*

Common Buckeye

Junonia coenia

 

I've been searching for one of these ALL YEAR, and finally today at Longwood Gardens, I saw not one but probably a dozen of them. They are amazingly beautiful butterflies, and I finally get to add one to my lifelist.

 

*Oh, and about the name. Being a Penn Stater, it's hard to like ANYTHING "Buckeye". =-)

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Taken on September 4, 2006