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butterfly - Polygonia interrogationis

butterfly - Polygonia interrogationis
fayetteville, washington County, Arkansas, USA
October 22, 2006

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butterfly - Polygonia interrogationis butterfly - Polygonia interrogationis

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Polygonia interrogationis. If you look carefully at the photo showing the underside of the lower hindwing you can see the mark that gives this butterfly its name. There is also the "extra" mark present on the top upper wing that distinguishes it from Eastern Comma. Happy Holidays.

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thank you for the ID Arlene.

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