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Scientific Name Vanessa cardui and Lantana sp.
Location Tucson, Pima County, Arizona, USA
Specimen Condition Live Specimen
Movie Use creative commons This media file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License - Version 3.0.
Copyright © 2008
Creation Date 19 October 2008
Attached to Group Vanessa cardui: view page movie collection
Verbenaceae (Lamiales): view page movie collection
Title Painted Lady feeding on Lantana
Description A painted lady butterfly moves from inflorescence to inflorescence on a cultivated Lantana plant, sipping nectar. The butterfly is missing a large portion of its hindwing, probably due to a violent encounter with a bird.
Movie Type Documentary
Movie Content Specimen(s)
ID 33243
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