Common Buckeye butterfly

(Common) Buckeye butterfly (Junonia coenia)

Common Buckeye butterflies (Junonia coenia) seem to be especially hyperactive. I followed this colorful beauty from place to place and waited a long time before it spread its wings for the preceding photo. Worth the extra effort, wouldn’t you agree?

This individual was spotted during a photowalk at Huntley Meadows Park on 02 October 2014.

Copyright © 2014 Walter Sanford. All rights reserved.

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2 Responses to “Common Buckeye butterfly”

  1. hihowsyou25 Says:

    What a beautiful butterfly, lovely colours, well done !

  2. Top 10 Photos of 2014 | walter sanford's photoblog Says:

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