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Green Comma (Polygonia faunus) discovered by sam (#4658)

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Sighting Info

Observed: September 2, 2014 @ 3:19 PM
Posted on: September 23, 2014 @ 8:28 PM (diff: 21 days)

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By RegoR on 9/23/2014 9:23:45 PM

Nice pic. Is this a Question Mark Butterfly?

By sam on 9/24/2014 8:15:16 PM

I really don't know. anybody have more suggestions. I'm going to use your suggestion, RegoR. Sam

By Tclenche on 9/24/2014 8:50:16 PM

sam, looks like a "Green Comma" to me.

Butterflies confused me a lot, so a while back i downloaded a list of Newfoundland butterflies from a MUN website, then did a photo search on each species listed. I saved sample photos to compare my photos and sightings.

I have a pretty good database of butterflies to reference now

By sam on 9/24/2014 9:13:48 PM

You are right, Tom. I just googled "Green Comma Butterfly", and up came images that looked exactly like the one I posted. Thanks, again. I will change the name.

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