Buckeye Butterfly Life Cycle

Buckeye Butterfly (Junonia Coenia) Habitat and Habits Buckeye butterflies favor dunes, fields and open areas full of flowers. They prefer areas with shorter vegetation. They love sunny, open areas. Buckeye butterflies especially enjoy composites, flowers that appear to be one flower but are actually bunches or clusters of flowers.The buckeye butterfly’s natural range is within the Caribbean, Mexico and the southernmost parts of the United States. They migrate during the warmest months north to the Midwest, and up to southern Canada. Wingspan: 1 5/8″ – 2 3/4″

 

 

Buckeye Butterfly (Junonia Coenia) Butterfly Life Cycle uncategorized Buckeye Butterfly Dorsal View

 

 

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Buckeye Butterfly Eggs

 

 

 uncategorized Buckeye Butterfly Caterpillar

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Buckeye Butterfly 

 (Junonia Coenia) Host Plants and Plant Map Distribution 

uncategorized American Bluehearts (Buchnera Americana) Buckeye Butterfly Host Plant uncategorized American Bluehearts (Buchnera Americana) Buckeye Butterfly Plant Distribution http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=BUAM

uncategorized Beach Gerardia (Agalinis Fasciculate) Buckeye Butterfly Host Plant uncategorized Beach Gerardia (Agalinis Fasciculate) Buckeye Butterfly Plant Distribution http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=AGFA2

 

uncategorized Buck-Horn Plantain (P. Coronopus) Buckeye Butterfly Host Plant uncategorized Buck-Horn Plantain (P. Coronopus) Buckeye Butterfly Plant Distribution http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=PLCO3

 

uncategorized Butter and Eggs (Linaria Vulgaris) Buckeye Butterfly Host Plant uncategorized Butter and Eggs (Linaria Vulgaris) Buckeye Butterfly Plant Distribution http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=livu2

 

uncategorized Common Frogfruit (Lippia Nodiflora) Buckeye Butterfly Host Plant uncategorized Common Frogfruit (Lippia Nodiflora) Buckeye Butterfly Plant Distribution http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=phno2

 

uncategorized Common Plantain (P. Rugelii) Buckeye Butterfly Host Plant uncategorized Common Plantain (P. Rugelii) Buckeye Butterfly Plant Distribution http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=PLMA2

 

uncategorized False Foxglove (Aureolaria Grandifloria) Buckeye Butterfly Host Plant uncategorized False Foxglove (Aureolaria Grandifloria) Buckeye Butterfly Plant Distribution http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=AGALI

 

uncategorized Lance-Leaf Frogfruit (Lippia Lanceolata) Buckeye Butterfly Host Plant uncategorized Lance-Leaf Frogfruit (Lippia Lanceolata) Buckeye Butterfly Plant Distribution http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=PHLA3

 

uncategorized Prairie Indian Paintbrush (Castilleja Purpurea) Buckeye Butterfly Host Plant uncategorized Prairie Indian Paintbrush (Castilleja Purpurea) Buckeye Butterfly Plant Distribution http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=CAPUC

 

uncategorized Slender Gerardia (Agalinis Tenuifolia) Buckeye Butterfly Host Plant uncategorized Slender Gerardia (Agalinis Tenuifolia) Buckeye Butterfly Plant Distribution http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=AGTEL&mapType=large&format=Print&photoID=

 

uncategorized Snake-herb (Dyschoriste Linearis) Buckeye Butterfly Host Plant uncategorized Snake-herb (Dyschoriste Linearis) Buckeye Butterfly Plant Distribution http://www.plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=DYLIS&mapType=Large&format=Print&photoID=

 

uncategorized Toad-Flax (Nuttallanthus Canadensis) Buckeye Butterfly Host Plant uncategorized Toad-Flax (Nuttallanthus Canadensis) Buckeye Butterfly Plant Distribution http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=nuca

 

uncategorized Violet Ruellia (Ruellia Nudiflora) Buckeye Butterfly Host Plant uncategorized Violet Ruellia (Ruellia Nudiflora) Buckeye Butterfly Plant Distribution http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=RUNUN

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