Red Admiral Butterfly (Vanessa atalanta)

CENTRAL FLORIDA CRITTER OF THE DAY: Red Admiral Butterfly (Vanessa atalanta)


One of the brush footed butterfly species. This one landed on the covered patio in 45F cloudy weather.


Citizen Scientist Project:

Larval host: Pellitory (Parietaria floridana), Stinging Nettle (Urtica urens), False Nettle (Boehmeria cylindrica)

From 2016:redadmiralJune2016

June 2016

June 2016



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