Ella's Garden Butterflies of The World: Common Buckeye, Junonia coenia

Common Name: Common Buckeye

Genus: Junonia

Species: coenia

World Country Found: Southern U.S., Bermuda, Cuba

Identifying Characteristics of Male: Brown upper parts, Forewing with two orange bars and two eyespots, Hindwing has two eyespots, the larger containing a magenta crescent shape

Size of Wing Span
1 1/2"
2 3/4"

Larvae Host Plants
Other: Snapdragon, Toadflax, Plantains and Ruellia

Months in Flight

U.S.A Locations Found

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