Eastern Comma (Polygonia comma)

Statewide, but less common toward the coast, this species is one of the few butterflies that overwinters as adults.
Eastern Comma (Polygonia comma) Eastern Comma (Polygonia comma)
Eastern Comma (Polygonia comma)
Buncombe Co., NC
8 July 2006
Eastern Comma (Polygonia comma)
Buncombe Co., NC
8 July 2006

Eastern Comma (Polygonia comma) Eastern Comma (Polygonia comma) Eastern Comma (Polygonia comma)
Watauga Co., NC
27 June 2004

Eastern Comma (Polygonia comma) Eastern Comma (Polygonia comma)
Eastern Comma (Polygonia comma)
Haywood Co., NC
15 Apr 2006
Eastern Comma (Polygonia comma)
Caldwell Co, NC
28 June 2003

Eastern Comma (Polygonia comma) Eastern Comma (Polygonia comma) Eastern Comma (Polygonia comma)
Mascatatuck NWR, Jackson Co., IN
27 July 2015
Eastern Comma (Polygonia comma) Eastern Comma (Polygonia comma) #1014
Eastern Comma (Polygonia comma)
Mascatatuck NWR, Jackson Co., IN
27 July 2015

Casual observation of individuals like this could lead to mistaking this for a Question Mark in the field.


Eastern Comma (Polygonia comma) Eastern Comma (Polygonia comma) #0982
Eastern Comma (Polygonia comma)
Mascatatuck NWR, Jackson Co., IN
27 July 2015

#2877
Eastern Comma (Polygonia comma)
Wilkes Co., NC
24 Aug 2016

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Eastern Comma (Polygonia comma)
Durham Co., NC
18 Dec 2016

Shot with iPhone during the Christmas Bird Count


Eastern Comma (Polygonia comma)
#7798
Eastern Comma (Polygonia comma)
Clay Co., NC
20 May 2007


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