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Polygonia faunus (green comma)

Wikipedia Abstract

Polygonia faunus (green comma) is a butterfly of the Nymphalidae family. It is found in North America. The wingspan is 45–64 mm. The butterfly flies from May to September depending on the location. The larvae feed on Upland Willow (Salix humilis), Betula lenta, Alder, Rhododendron occidentale, and Ribes species. \n* male, dorsal side - MHNT \n* male, ventral side - MHNT \n* female, Temagami, Ontario
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Wing Span [1]  1.575 inches (.04 m)

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1Butterflies of Canada, Canadian Biodiversity Information Facility
2HOSTS - a Database of the World's Lepidopteran Hostplants Gaden S. Robinson, Phillip R. Ackery, Ian J. Kitching, George W. Beccaloni AND Luis M. Hernández
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