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American Lady
Vanessa virginiensis
Family Name: Brushfooted Butterflies
 Nymphalidae
Size:medium
Main Color:
orange
Other Color(s):
white
pink
brown
black
Pattern:
eyespot
mottled

Tom Peterson, Fermilab
Habitat:
prairie/meadow
pond edge/wetlands
Remnant Status:
Fermilab Prevalence:
landscape
common
Months to Observe:
AprMayJuneJulyAugSeptOct
   
Comments/
Observations:
Abundance varies greatly from year to year. Abundant in 2001.


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