Common Buckeye Butterfly

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Common Buckeye Picture
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Life Cycle of Butterflies

Common Buckeye Chrysalis (pupa)

Common Buckeye (Junonia coenia)

Family: Brush-footed Butterfly (Nymphalidae)

Subfamily: True Brushfoot (Nymphalinae)

Average Wingspan: 1 5/8" - 2 3/4"

Habitat: Open areas, fields, meadows

Plants That Attract This Butterfly

* May not be available for purchase at your local nursery.

Note: Always check a plant's Hardiness Zone to make sure it will grow in your area. (What Is My Hardiness Zone?)

Where To Buy Plants

Butterfly Flight Range Map

Common Buckeye Flight Range Map

Photo Credits:
Open wing - Fred Miller
Closed wing - Fred Miller
Chrysalis - Fred Miller

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